Art In A Suitcase

Art & Science - It Is Not Easy Being Green


Flora the flower puppet stars in this suitcase which features plants and their marvelous food system, photosynthesis. How does a plant get its food? Why do plants need people, and people need plants? After exploring these questions, the children learn about four very remarkable plants - the bamboo, banana, orchid and saguaro cactus. Next, the children act out the true tale of an apple orchard.

To conclude, everyone draws plant portraits.

Ages kindergarten and up.