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- Plants: Biology for Kids - Look at the plant slideshow for an introduction to the many kinds of plants in the world.
- Plants - Information and beautiful pictures from DK Findout.
- Plants for Kids - Lots of plant information from Science 4 Fun
- Roots - The parts of a plant underground are important. We eat some of them like potatoes and carrots.
- Algae - Information about these very simple plants from Kiddle.
- Fungus - Information from Britannica Kids.
- What is a Fungus? - a video from the Naked Science Scrapbook.
- Lichen Facts for Kids - Facts and pictures from Kiddle.
- Lichen - A video to introduce you to lichens.
- Lichens in the City - A video by people from the Royal Botanic Gardens in Edinburgh, Scotland who will show you many of the lichens that grow in a city. Maybe you will start looking too.
- Mosses for Kids - an introduction from Kiddle.
- A Close Look at Mosses - A video to show you what mosses look like.
- Ferns and Horsetails - The first plants to develop a circulatory system to deliver food and water to all parts of the plants.
- Horsetails - a video so you know that a horsetail is not the thing on the back of a horse.
Fun Facts, Gardening, and other Plant Activities
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