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Seashore Plants

Series:

AlphaKids Plus

Level:

16

Text Type:

Report

ISBN:

9781741483260

Synopsis:

This book is about plants that can survive salt and live in or near the sea.

Curriculum link:

Earth Science

Key Concepts:

Too much salt kills most plants. Coastal areas can experience fierce salt-laden winds. Plants that live in coastal areas have adapted to survive the strong sea winds and the salty air and water.

Reading Strategies:

Understanding the features of a report. Interpreting the text to make suggestions about what plants could be used in a seaside garden. Comparing seaside plants with plants in the school garden.

Extent:

16

Supporting Materials:

Lesson Plan