Grow: Lesson resources

Lesson resources

This page contains all of the essential documents you will need to conduct the Grow investigation.

Scroll down for the how-to film, lesson plan, lesson resources, and student resources.

Don't forget, in addition, we have also prepared a handy classroom presentation you can use in class and other further resources to help you to deliver the investigation. Links to these can be found in the 'Where next?' section below.


Watch the how-to film for a step-by-step guide on how to deliver the Grow investigation.

How to film for the Grow investigation

Lesson plan

This is a quick-start two page lesson plan with an overview of activities, resources and timings. See the teacher resource for additional detail.

Download the Grow lesson plan

Teacher resource

This is the full teacher resource with detailed information on how to complete the investigation, including background information, starter activity and investigation instructions.

Download the Teacher resource

Pupil recording sheet

Use this recording sheet in conjunction with the teacher resource to help students record their spring onion measurements.

Download the Pupil recording sheet

Grow investigation cross-curricular links

A downloadable resource to support the Grow investigation within other areas of the curriculum.

Download the Cross-curricular links resource

Grow Investigation - Classroom presentation
Grow - investigations additional resources
Grow - Special Educational Needs and Disability resources