Plant Growing Race

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Beavers / Cubs are given two seeds - Sunflower and Pea. They have to plant them, and monitor them for the next Six weeks, recording various aspects of the growth.


yoghurt pots / Plant Pots - enough for 2 each plus spares.
Sunflower and Pea (or bean depending on time of year) seeds, - make sure they're out of the packets before the meeting.
Felt pen or marker to mark up the cups.
Report card - see attached.


Each cub gets 2 cups and seeds and compost
Plant seeds
Label cups A and B at random

Give talk about what is meant by 'Too much, too little water', where to put cups
How to fill in chart.

plant at M centre once started to grow


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