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Leaf Identification, Set A - Super Value Kit

By: The Flinn Staff

Item #: FB0490

Price: $60.65

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Twenty-six real tree leaves have been collected and assembled into these extraordinary kits. Studies include classifying objects, identifying leaves using a simple key, creating leaf art and exploring leaf morphology and adaptation.

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Twenty-six real tree leaves have been collected and assembled into these extraordinary kits. Studies include classifying objects, identifying leaves using a simple key, creating leaf art and exploring leaf morphology and adaptation. The kit includes 26 separately packaged and labeled leaves. Instructor’s manual includes eight reproducible activities, teaching tips, study questions and a pictorial glossary of leaf terms. A 61-page tree finder book facilitates field activities and identifying leaves students collect on their own. All materials are reusable. 

Specifications

Materials Included in Kit: 
American sycamore, platanus occidentalis, 2
Eastern cottonwood, populus deltoides, 2
Eastern hemlock, tsuga canadensis, 2
Eastern redbud, cercis canadensis, 2
Ginkgo tree, kinkgo biloba, 2
Honey locust, gleditsia triacanthos, 2
Leaf classification master sheets, set of 7
Little leaf linden, tilia cordata, 2
Northern red oak, quercus rubra, 2
Norway maple, acer platanoides, 2
Osage orange, maclura pomifera, 2
Scotch pine, pinus sylvestris, 2
Siberian elm, ulmus pumila, 2
Silver maple, acer saccharinum, 2
Tree finder


Correlation to Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)

Science & Engineering Practices

Analyzing and interpreting data

Disciplinary Core Ideas

MS-LS1.A: Structure and Function
MS-LS1.C: Organization for Matter and Energy Flow in Organisms
MS-PS3.D: Energy in Chemical Processes and Everyday Life
HS-LS1.A: Structure and Function
HS-PS3.D: Energy in Chemical Processes
HS-LS1.C: Organization for Matter and Energy Flow in Organisms

Crosscutting Concepts

Patterns
Structure and function

Performance Expectations

HS-LS1-1: Construct an explanation based on evidence for how the structure of DNA determines the structure of proteins, which carry out the essential functions of life through systems of specialized cells.