Thursday, 24 June 2021

Topic 5 - Flower Power - Science

 Topic 5 - Flower Power

What are we doing:

  1. Know the parts of the flower and what they do and why.

  2. Be able to dissect a flower, arrange its parts and collate on an information sheet.

  3. Complete a scientific diagram of a flower.

  4. Be able to speak about the above.

Your thoughts on flower:

I like them, but sometimes they bring too many bugs. They are pretty and smell nice, but drop their petals everywhere.

What you have noticed about flowers:

They attract a lot of different bugs, but not just bees.

What you know:

Flowers provide lots of pollen.

Parts of the flower:

  1. Stigma-Male part of flower

  2. Style-long tube

  3. Anther-Holds pollen male cell

  4. Pollen tube

  5. Sepal-Green part on the bottom

  6. Thalamus-where you hold the flower

  7. Male Gametophyte

  8. Petal

  9. Ovule-Female part of flower

  10. Female Gametophyte

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Dissecting Hibiscus 


Cutting Board

Cutting tool/knife



Remove 1 petal

Remove sepals

Pinch sides bottom

Cut down center of line

Then pull out the pollen tube

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