Presentation on theme: "Parts of a Plant By: Olivia Krause EDTC 602-Spring 2006."— Presentation transcript:
1 Parts of a PlantBy: Olivia KrauseEDTC 602-Spring 2006
2 Plants are living things. They grow and change over time.
3 Plants need 3 basic things to live. 1.Water2.Sunlight3. Air
4 Plants have 4 basic parts. FlowersLeavesStemsRoots
5 Plant Parts: Roots Roots help hold the plant in place. Roots take in water from the ground and bring it to the stems.
6 Potatoes, turnips, carrots and onions are roots we eat!
7 Plant Parts: Stem The stem holds a plant up. A stem can be stiff or flexible.Stems bring water and food to the leaves.
8 Some stems we eat are celery, chives, and asparagus.
9 Plant Part: LeavesLeaves make food for the plant and provide shade for the stem.
10 Lettuce, cabbage and spinach are leaves we eat!
11 Plant Parts: Flowers Flowers make the seeds of a plant. Flowers provide pollen to insects.Some flowers help to make fruitfor the plant.
12 Flowers: Can we eat these? Some flowers are edible.(Edible means we can eat them!)ImpatientsCornflowerAniseLemon Flower
13 BibliographyJones, R. (2003). Harcourt science. 1st ed. Orlando, FL: Harcourt School Publisher, Inc.. (Jones, 2003)(n.d.). Retrieved Mar. 7, 2006, from Microsoft Office Online Web site:Picture: cornflower:http://homecooking.about.com/gi/dynamic/offsite.htm?site=http://aggie%2Dhorticulture.tamu.edu/wildseed/23/23.7.html