HES Young Scholars, 5th Grade (Day 3)

For our third session we began by observing the plants we had planted on the first day. Some of them were getting so big, especially the lima beans! We then began our main discussion: Plant processes; photosynthesis, respiration and transpiration Most of us know that photosynthesis is a process used by plants to convert light…

HES Young Scholars, 5th Grade (Day 2)

For our second Young Scholars Club session we began by observing the plants that we had planted two weeks previous. The students were excited to see that the seeds that they had buried in the soil were (for the most part!) tiny plants. The students were asked to write observations about how their plants had…