Farming in a Glove (Corn Seeds)

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Includes enough materials for 35 students.
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Grades 5-12 (Kit)

Grow your own farm in a glove! This kit contains instructions and enough materials for 35 students to plant five varieties of corn seeds; popcorn, Indian corn, field corn, sweet corn and flour corn, in the fingers of a food handler's glove and the cotton necessary to sprout them. Given a few days, and some water, the glove will be alive with growing sprouts - baby plants that your students can observe. An excellent activity for teaching plant growth and genetic differences.

View a Farming in a Glove Tutorial.

Lesson plans associated with this kit can be found on the National Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix.