by Rajesperi d/o Krishnasamy
WHAT CHILDREN WILL LEARN
Intellectual - Predicting, observing, experimenting and comparing
Emotional - Appreciation
Social - Responsibility towards nature - plants
4-5 years old
< 15 mins
What You Will Need
A piece of aluminium foil
Cover four leaves of a healthy plant with aluminium foil, black paper, plastic sheet and cardboard. Place the plant in a sunlight. After 4 days remove the covers.
Gather the materials
Cut the different materials into strips of the same size.
Pick a plant in your garden Cover each leave with different materials.
Secure the strips thoroughly with clear tape. Place the plant in an area with sufficient sunlight.
After 4 days, remove the covering and observe the changes. Hint: You may cover the leaves longer for more prominent results.