Seedling Drawings

Directions: The student will germinate 3-4 seeds of each seed category listed below. When the seedling has developed the features listed for the seed, draw the seedling and label external arrow the features in your drawing.

  1. Rye external arrow (or Wheat external arrow).       Labels: seed, coleoptile, radicle (primary root), first leaf.
  2. Chives external arrow (or Garlic chives external arrow, green onions external arrow).       Labels: seed coat, radicle, cotyledon, first leaf.
  3. Garbanzo external arrow (or Peas external arrow).       Labels: seed, seed coat, radicle, epicotyl, cotyledons, hypocotyl, plumule.
  4. Alfalfa external arrow (or buckwheat external arrow, beans external arrow).       Labels: seed, seed coat, radicle, epicotyl, cotyledons, hypocotyl, plumule.
Seedling Drawing Rubric
Attribute Above Standard (8 pts) Meets Standard (6 pts) Below Standard (5 pt) Subtotal
Labeling: Accurate, complete, extensive. Accurate and complete. Inaccurate, incomplete or inappropriate.
 
Visuals: Well-rendered, aids understanding. Pleasing, aids understanding. Missing, irrelevant, distracting, inappropriate.
 
Neatness: Exemplary, neat, well planned, enhances display. Neat, aids display. Messy, cluttered, detracts from display.
 
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Seedling Drawings

Directions: The student will germinate 3-4 seeds of each seed category listed below. When the seedling has developed the features listed for the seed, draw the seedling and label external arrow the features in your drawing.

  1. Rye external arrow (or Wheat external arrow).       Labels: seed, coleoptile, radicle (primary root), first leaf.
  2. Chives external arrow (or Garlic chives external arrow, green onions external arrow).       Labels: seed coat, radicle, cotyledon, first leaf.
  3. Garbanzo external arrow (or Peas external arrow).       Labels: seed, seed coat, radicle, epicotyl, cotyledons, hypocotyl, plumule.
  4. Alfalfa external arrow (or buckwheat external arrow, beans external arrow).       Labels: seed, seed coat, radicle, epicotyl, cotyledons, hypocotyl, plumule.
Seedling Drawing Rubric
Attribute Above Standard (8 pts) Meets Standard (6 pts) Below Standard (5 pt) Subtotal
Labeling: Accurate, complete, extensive. Accurate and complete. Inaccurate, incomplete or inappropriate.
 
Visuals: Well-rendered, aids understanding. Pleasing, aids understanding. Missing, irrelevant, distracting, inappropriate.
 
Neatness: Exemplary, neat, well planned, enhances display. Neat, aids display. Messy, cluttered, detracts from display.
 
Per: Name/Topic: