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Plants as Problem Solvers

Science and ELA Lessons and Activities

Grades 6–8

Plant Mash-Up Contest

The Plant Mash-Up Contest is now closed. Thank you to everyone that entered. The winners will be contacted via email in late March 2021. The winners of the contest will be announced in late April 2021.

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For more information about the contest, review the official rules.

Digital Learning

Check out our interactive digital module to teach students more about the power of plants and fuel their research.

VIDEO

Dynamic video on the history of plants

PLANT DISSECTION

Tool to teach key elements + functions of plants

PLANT MATCHING GAME

Pair plants with the community challenge they can solve

PLANT TRIVIA GAME

Fun way for students to self-assess

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Lessons & Activities

Teach students about plant hybrids, support Plant Mash Up! contest participation, and expose students to plant-based careers.

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  • Posters
  • Activity
  • 2021 Contest Entry Form
  • Magazine
  • Board Game

Teach students about how plants support healthy environments and explore how the disruption of natural resources affects humans and the environment.

Guide students to identify real-world challenges to local ecosystems and to develop solutions to environmental disruptions that put their community’s health and sustainability at risk.

Guiding students to understand how the right plant in the right place can benefit the planet, humans and animals.

Guide students to interact with the digital module and develop original presentations about the power of plants.

What Teachers Are Saying

Curious About Your Students’ #PlantPower?

Check out the quiz at WeAreBLOOM.org to decode your plant personality and theirs. Once you’ve reviewed the WeAreBLOOM website, share the fun with your students.

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