Flower power

class growing topic

This topic highlights the importance of flowers. From providing food through to the production of seeds and fruits, to creating colour, scent, pleasure and cultural symbolism in our lives.

  • Location: Outdoors & Indoors
  • School term: Early Autumn, Late Spring, Early Summer, Late Summer
  • Level of experience: No experience needed
  • Subject(s): English, Maths, Science, Art&DT

Learning objectives

  • How to sow flowers from seeds, either direct in the soil or in pots and how to look after them
  • Learn parts, structure and purpose of a flower
  • The names of some common garden flowers and how they can be distinguished by flower form
  • The relationship between flowers and insects for pollination

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