The Great Plant Escape
Plantenstein Is the Suspect!

Case Brief

Here are your goals and key ideas to learn in Case #4!


When you finish this case, you should be able to:

  • Understand plant reproduction, the importance of flowers, the pollination process, and the relationship between plants and animals in reproduction.

  • Identify at least three ways plants are able to reproduce.

  • Demonstrate a propagation technique.

  • Identify the parts of flowers.


While you're solving the mysteries, pay special attention to these key ideas:

  • Flowers are made up of different parts.

  • Flowers need to be pollinated in order to make seeds.

  • Flowers attract insects and animals that aid in the pollination process.

  • Plant structures can be used to start new plants.

Now go on to the Facts of the Case!

Back Next
Home Case 1 - In Search of Green Life Case 2 - Soiled Again! Case 3 - Is It Dust, Dirt, Dandruff or a Seed? Case 4 - Plantenstein Is the Suspect! Case 5 - Mysterious Parts That Surprise! Case 6 - You've Learned the Mysteries of Green Life Glossary Links Case Brief Facts Activities Teacher's Guide Credits The Great Plant Escape