Overview: Sunflower Hometown Advantage
This project will answer the question : How does the pH of
locally collected rain water influence the development of the Sunflower.
This project has interdisciplinary lessons in Math and Language Arts, and
includes Extensions and Enrichment Activities in Science and Math.
Easy Project:All You Need To Start Are The Following:
Local rain water
Sunflower Seeds --- we provide seeds when you sign up
Pots for planting --- we suggest at least 3 pots of 8 inches
Soil --- ordinary mix potting soil with no fertilizer added
pH measuring tool --- paper or meter
Light Source --- 100 watt bulb
This project was completed in conjunction
with The Center for Improved Science
and Engineering Education, Stevens Institute of Technology.