|This grade 3 exercise will investigate trees. Students will practice problem solving while they complete this task. It is a great resource to use as a collaboration activity. It is way more fun to work with an elbow partner and be learning about heredity vs environment at the same time. |
Trees like the Alaska Red Cedar and Giant Sequoias can live over 3000 years. What might cause a tree to have a shorter life span than its parent trees?
List as many reasons with your explanations as you can think of: