Home | FAQ | Contact Us | View Cart | Login / Register  

Kids Science Activities

Plants Need Water To Live

Materials Required
* A Knife * Water * A potato with buds or eyes * A stick or marker * A patch of dirt
  • Take the potato cut into half.
  • Dig holes in the ground and plant the 2 halves of the potato with the eyes facing up  separately, cover with mud and dirt and mark the 2 places separately with a stick or marker. 
  • Water one point immediately and continue watering it regularly, but do not water the other  point. 
  • See the difference you find in both the points and find why there is a difference.
What is Learnt
Water is essential for plants to grow and produce flowers and fruits.
The potato that was watered regularly grew and produced roots and baby potatoes under the soil, but the other potato piece under the soil and produced nothing.

Add to My Article | Refer this Article | Print this Article

Comments on this article
ramjanak, delhiWednesday, March 06, 2013
science work sheet

jagmohan, DelhiTuesday, June 28, 2011
i like dis great experiment...........

Write your Comments on this Article
Article Title Plants Need Water To Live
Your Name
Place of Residence
Your E-mail
Your Comment
Security Validation
Enter the characters in the image above
Kindergarten Activities
How I Enjoyed Being The Joker And watching Him Too!!
Inflating Balloon inside a Bottle
How I Like Being Kissed And Can Guess Who Kissed Me
Amazing Detergent and Surface Tension of Liquid
How I Found Out Light Travels In A Straight Line
Birthday Gifts and compliments
How To Wish Good Morning To Mummy And Daddy The Doggy Way
Water does not spill from upside down glass
Glitters , Colours and Shapes for Preschoolers
Five Senses of Humans
Learning Science with Fruits
How I Found Out Which Is Sweeter - Hot Chocolate Milk Or Cold Chocolate Milk?
Make Patterns and Play
How I Wished All A Happy Diwali
Living and Non Living Things
Science Activity - Water and its freezing point
Dark Chocolate Melts Faster Than White Chocolate
Play way Motivation
Rainbow with a glass of Water
Play with Magnet - magnetic field pass through paper