Parts of a Flower, Parts of a Seed Worksheets & Notebook Pages

Angiosperms – Flowering Plants Notebook Pages and Worksheets

It’s spring, so it’s the perfect time to spend some time learning about flowers, seeds, and fruit. This new botany unit explores the parts of a flower, the parts of a seed, seed and fruit development, and the plant life cycle in general. Today I’m going to highlight some worksheets and notebook pages that are included in this new Botany Packet.

There are four major groups in the Plant Kingdom – Flowering Plants, Mosses, Ferns, and Cone-bearing plants. The majority of living plant species, almost 90%, have a method of reproduction and development that involves flowers and fruits.  These botany pages focus on flowering plants.

Parts of a Flower Parts of a Seed Worksheets and Notebook Pages

What is included in the Botany Packet so far?

The packet starts off with notebook pages that go into detail about the parts of the flower and the function of each of those parts. The second page goes over to the parts of the seed.  You can read the information pages together with your kids, use the fill in the blank page, or take notes on the notebook page provided.

There is a page that goes into detail about categorizing flowering plants:

Angiosperms can be categorized in a number of different ways. For example, flowering plants can be divided into the characteristics of their stems: woody and herbaceous. Woody plants have thick cell walls such as trees, shrubs and vines.  Herbaceous plants have stems that are smooth and are nonwoody. These include dandelions, zinnias, petunias & sunflowers. Plants can also be categorized by their life span: annuals, biennials and perennials.  Annuals complete their life cycle in one year. Biennials complete their life cycle in two years. Flowering plants that live for more than two years are called perennials. Finally, there are two classes of angiosperms: monocots and dicots.

There is an notebook page that will help students understand the difference between monocots and dicots.

Parts of a Flower, Seed and Fruit - Notebook PagesThere are parts of the flower and parts of the seed diagrams that students can label. You can choose either the colored or black-and-white versions.

Finally, there is a page about some common flowers that I want my kids to be familiar: rose, hydrangea, lilac, sunflower, Queen Anne’s lace, black-eyed Susan, rhododendron, daffodil, forsythia, daisy, tiger lily, pansy, and carnation.

There are also several hands-on activity ideas that your kids might enjoy including a “Roll a Flower” Game and making pressed flower cards:Hands-On Activities - Flowers

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Parts of a Seed - Parts of a Flower Worksheets

New material added: Carnivorous Plants Mini-Unit: Also in this packet, you will find a mini-unit on carnivorous plants. This includes general information about carnivorous plants (in a booklet,student fill-in-the-blank notebook pages, or a full-text version). Plus, there are writing pages and lapbook/interactive notebook pages about the Venus flytrap, bladderworts, sundews, butterworts, and pitcher plants.

Carnivorous Plants Worksheets Notebook Pages Lapbook and More!Plant Kingdom

This packet also includes material on basic plant classification: mosses, ferns, gymnosperms and angiosperms.

Botany Unit - Worksheets and Notebook Pages - Plant Kingdom Moss Ferns conifers angiosperms

The Plant Kingdom Worksheets

The first set of worksheets goes over the basics about each of the four groups of the Plant Kingdom and some terms like vascular and non-vascular, xylem and phloem, haploid and diploid.

We reviewed what plants need to survive and basics about the four groups of plants: 1) bryophytes: moss and liverworts 2) ferns & lycophytes 3) gymnosperms: conifers, cycads 4) angiosperms: flowering plants

Plant Classification Worksheets - Plant Kingdom

Scientific Classification and Taxonomy Unit - Packet 60+pagesNOTE: If you are interested in going into more depth about Scientific Classification & Taxonomy, you might check out our packet below or this post. It was in that unit that we went into depth about using a dichotomous key and learned about the animal phyla. This is available on its own or in our Biology BUNDLE of 5 or Biology Bundle of 3.Life Cycle of Moss Ferns Conifers

Moss Life Cycle Worksheets

We then went over the life cycle of mosses and liverworts. There are several options to choose from, depending on the age of your kids/students. There is a page with a basic diagram, one for note-taking, a fill-in-the-blank option or one with full notes.

Moss Life Cycle WorksheetsFern Life Cycle Worksheets

This packet covers the life cycle of ferns:

Life Cycle of Ferns Worksheets

Conifer Life Cycle Worksheets

We went over the life cycle of gymnosperms – conifers. Like the other sets, this one has full teacher notes as well is different options for the students to take notes (a more simplistic version for younger students, a fill-in-the-blank page or a note-taking page).

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Plant Kingdom Worksheets - Life Cycle of Moss Ferns Conifers Angiosperms

The Botany Packet is currently $6.99.

Note: The Botany Packet is included in the Biology BUNDLE of 5. See details here: Biology BUNDLE of 5

Enjoy and let me know how the unit goes with your kids (you can reach me by email here on the contact page)!  ~Liesl


Botany Packet

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Botany Unit - Parts of a Flower Parts of a Seed Carnivorous Plants

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Botany Unit - Worksheets and Notebook Pages - Plant Kingdom Moss Ferns conifers angiosperms

You might also be interested in these related packets:

If you plan to talk about animal classification, you may want to check out our Scientific Classification and Taxonomy Unit. This is a really fun unit with great labs homeschoolers can do!

Scientific Classification and Taxonomy Unit

If you are interested in going into even more detail about plants, they you might be interested in our Cell Unit.  It goes into quite some depth about animal vs. plant cells.  One fall, my kids also spent time learning about the layers of the leaf and did a leaf identification project which is also included in the cell unit.

$6.99  Cells Unit – cell theory, prokaryotic vs. eukaryotic cells, animal vs. plant cells, organelles of the cell, the layers of a leaf, photosynthesis and more. It even includes a “Build a Cell” Game! Quick Preview or visit the post or view image 1, image 2, image 3, image 4, image 5, image 6, image 7

Note: The Cells Packet is also included in the Biology BUNDLE of 5.

Cell Unit Worksheets

Plant Cells Worksheets

Again, the Botany Packet and Cells Packet are included in the Biology BUNDLE of 5. Click here for more details about the Biology Bundle of 5:

Biology Bundle of 5

The Biology Bundle of 5 includes these 5 packets:

1) Biology Unit (Biomes, habitats, food chains/webs, feeding relationships) – (70 pages)

2)  Scientific Classification & Taxonomy Packet (100 pages)

3) Ocean Unit & Layers of the Ocean/Ocean Zone Activities (100+ pages)

4) Cells Unit (100 pages)

5) Botany Unit (70+ pages)

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