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Title:
Plant projects for young scientists
Author:
Tocci, Salvatore.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : F. Watts, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
143 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Summary:
Provides instructions for and explains the principles behind a variety of botany projects and experiments for home or school.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780531117040
Format :
Book

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Status
Central Library QK52.6 .T63 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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This series meets National Curriculum Standards for: Science: Earth and Space Science History and Nature of Science Life Science Physical Science Science and Technology Science as Inquiry Social Studies: Production, Distribution, &Consumption.


Author Notes

Salvatore Tocci is an American science teacher and author. He taught chemistry and biology at East Hampton High School on Long Island, New York, and organized many science fairs while there. After teaching, he continued to judge local, regional, and national contests, and has also given workshops for science teachers at meetings throughout the country.

He has published numerous children's and young adult books in a number of series including: Holt Chemistry, True Books: Science Experiments, True Books: Elements, Great Minds of Science, Out of this World, and Scientific American Winning Science Fair Projects.

(Bowker Author Biography)


Table of Contents

Chapter 1 How to Startp. 9
Chapter 2 Nonflowering Plantsp. 19
Chapter 3 From Flower to Seed to Flowerp. 38
Chapter 4 Plant Structurep. 53
Chapter 5 Photosynthesisp. 70
Chapter 6 Hormonesp. 86
Chapter 7 Heredityp. 100
Chapter 8 Ecologyp. 117
Glossaryp. 132
Resourcesp. 136
Indexp. 140

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