I have collaborated in the design of an investigation into the effects of fertilisers on the growth of plants. I can express an informed view of the risks and benefits of their use.

SCN 2-03a

Benchmarks:

· Collaborates with others to present a reasoned argument, based on evidence, of the risks and benefits of using fertilisers, demonstrating understanding of the underlying scientific concepts.

Angus Council Repacked Outcomes Medium Term Plan

2 Plants.doc

Larbert Cluster Resources

Plants, Fertilisers & Microorganisms.pptx

Learn about fair testing as you help plants grow in this computer game.

Please note, as a teacher you would definitely need to spend a bit of time playing this game first to ensure you know how it works. The game is very comprehensive and would make an excellent teaching tool.

It does take a few minutes to load, but is worth the wait!