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Plant scan

TLF ID L31

Show an alien how much you know about plant life on Earth. Answer a quiz on plant structure and function. Identify labels for plant parts. Match each plant part with its function. This learning object is the last in a series of two objects.



Educational details

Key learning objectives
  • Students relate the structure of plant parts to their functions.
  • Students identify requirements for plant growth, reproduction, seed dispersal, uptake of nutrients and elimination of wastes.
Educational value
  • Explains why plants are important.
  • Requires students to label the parts of a plant.
  • Requires students to match each plant part to its function/s.
  • Provides feedback for correct and incorrect selections.
  • Explains in detail the function/s of each plant part.
  • Provides a glossary that can be printed out.
Year level

5; 6; 7; 8

Learning area
  • science
Strand
  • Science/Science understanding
    Concept
    • Science/Plants
    • Science/Structure
    • Science/Function
    Skill
    • Application;
    • Comprehension;
    • Knowledge
    Student activity
    • Interactives;
    • Modelling;
    • Comprehension activity
    Learning design
    • Experiential learning;
    • Independent learning;
    • Problem solving;
    • Visual learning

    Other details

    Contributors
    • Subject matter expert
    • Organisation: Department of Education, Tasmania; e-magine Centre of Excellence in Online Learning
    • Address: Hobart TAS 7000 Australia
    • URL: http://www.education.tas.gov.au/
    • Technical implementer
    • Publisher
    • Date of contribution: 28 Jan 2014
    • Organisation: Education Services Australia
    • Address: Melbourne VIC 3000 Australia
    • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au
    Access profile
    • Generic
    Learning resource type
    • Tablet friendly (Interactive resource)
    Browsers
    • Microsoft Internet Explorer - minimum version: 8.0 (MS-Windows) - maximum version: 9.0 (MS-Windows)
    • Firefox - minimum version: (MS-Windows)
    • Safari - minimum version: 5.1 (MacOS)
    Operating systems
    • MacOS - minimum version: 10.6
    • MS-Windows - minimum version: x - maximum version: 7
    Rights
    • © Education Services Australia Ltd, 2013, except where indicated under Acknowledgements.