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Playing Field Plants: FSC Mini Projects 1

Field / Identification Guide

Series: Field Studies Council Occasional Publication Volume: 97

By: Rebecca Farley and Carol Roberts

8 pages, Fold-out

Field Studies Council (FSC)

Unbound | Dec 2005 | #157202 | ISBN: 1851532935
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £3.50 $4/€4 approx

About this book

Playing fields and sports grounds aren't just for sport; they can also be a great place for science investigations. This foldout chart is the first in the new series of FSC mini-projects, designed to help KS3 students design and carry out simple ecological investigations. The illustrations by Carol Roberts show a small selection of plants common in playing fields and lawns, with a straightforward guide to leaf shape, flower shape and colour, and other key identification features. The text side takes students step by step through a full SC1 investigation from planning, recording in the field to considering their results. A "Further Investigations" section suggests extension work which may also be helpful for KS4.

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