cress growing

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Cubs study the effect of light and water on cress growth


egg cups, cotton wool, gress seeds, water


Cubs mark three egg carton segments, light, water, both.
Place a cotton wool ball in each segment add a little water and sprinkle some cress seeds on top.
Cubs take home place segments light and both on a window sill and dark in a cupboard.
Cubs instructed to water the dark and both segments daily.
Cubs bring back next week to discuss and write up results.


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