Resources for Learning and Teaching LSD Science Unit 4c: Plant Growth and Needs


Primary curriculum resource*
  adopted by LSD
(spring 2001):
grade 3 module:

Plant Growth and Development (2002)

  • TE ISBN: 0-89278-973-5

  • SE ISBN: 0-89278-974-3
    (or 0-89278-634-5, which is the 1991 version of the SE)

Ancillary curriculum materials:*
  • BSCS Science T.R.A.C.S. Teacher's How-To Handbook (1999), ISBN: 0-7872-4972-6

Science supplies kits:*
  • BSCS Collaboration Kit for Fourth Grade

  • Science Kit for LSD Science Unit 4c   [ Kit Inventory ]

  • Included in the 4c kit is the Carolina/STC "Teacher Resource Videotape #97-1995: Plant Growth & Development," which briefly introduces both the overall approach of the NSRC/STC science curriculum materials, along with some information specific to the "Plant Growth & Development" module

  • Lighted grow stand  (remains in school year round)

MCF (2000) Science Benchmarks associated with LSD Science Unit 4c

        Supplemental Resources and Information from Past LSD Workshops and Other Sources

HO = HandOut

OH = OverHead

The majority of these links are to downloadable MS-Word ".doc" files.


From LSD 4c Introductory Workshop 2003.01.23:


Misc. 4c-Related Links:


*    If you are missing any of these materials, send a FAX to x7492 to the attention of Peggy Barnes requesting a replacement.

This page was last updated by RTSmith:  2007.05.03