Seed Sprouts

Seed Sprouts lesson plan

  • 1.

    Obtain corn or other seeds that sprout easily.

  • 4.

    Line a clear plastic drinking glass with a wet paper towel. Between the towel and the glass, place several corn kernels.

  • 5.

    On a self-stick label, write the date and your name with a Crayola® Colored Pencil. Attach the label to the outside of the glass.

  • 6.

    Moisten the towel each day with a spray bottle filled with water. In a few days, the seeds will start to sprout.

  • 7.

    Each day, draw what the sprouts look like, using Crayola® Washable Markers. Make a book or a chart to show their growth.

  • 8.

    If possible, plant the sprouts outdoors.


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