Cooking Lake-Blackfoot Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

Plant Growth

    This field study introduces students to a variety of plants in the Beaver Hills. Through a series of hands-on investigations, students:

    • describe and classify common plants;
    • investigate variations in growing conditions;
    • discover the different forms and functions of leaves, stems and roots; and
    • explore the importance of plants to the natural environment.
    • Discuss and discover edible and non-edible plants
Grade(s): 4
Curriculum: Science
    • Plant Growth & Changes
    Field Study
Duration: 1.5 Hours
Location: Cooking Lake-Blackfoot Provincial Recreation Area (Islet Staging Area) or In-School
Max. Group Size: 30 students
Fees: $85
Availability: May-October
Booking Information
Updated: Sep 28, 2023