Updated: 09/06/2017 4:21 PM | Print Story |  Email

Plant Science Projects for Different Grade Levels

The Kitchen Pantry Scientist Liz Heinecke wants to help your kids get ahead in school. She brought three different plant-based experiements, one for elementary school students, one for middle school and one for high schoolers to try. 

Elementary School: "Vegetable Vampires"

This project demonstrates "capillary action", as the leaves draw the colored water up inside.

Middle School: "Leaf Pounding" 

You can use hammers and cloth to make some cool plant prints.

High School: Vegetable Chromatography

Students can separate out the different colors in leaves and plants.

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