Seed germination

In this lesson pack for year 3 and P4, linking to the topics plants and biodiversity and interdependence, pupils will learn which conditions are best for seeds to germinate. Using pea seeds, pupils will set up a controlled test and after a week, record their observations.

This lesson pack includes:

  • A differentiated lesson plan with cross-curricular links
  • A PowerPoint presentation to help run the lesson
  • Differentiated results tables
  • Instructions to set up the experiment.

Simple to resource! The items you will need:

  • Pea seeds
  • Shoeboxes
  • Paper towels
  • Small pots or bowls
Year 3
Seed germination

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