Lab II Wildflower Identification

Objective: Students will locate, photograph, and identify various wildflowers commonly found along Floyds Fork.

Learner Goals: 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.4, 2.5, 2.6

tr_flowers2.jpg (31797 bytes)Procedure:

1. Students will hike various sections of the Floyds Fork watershed.

2. Locate and photograph wildflowers in each area.

3. Using a wildflower key or field guide, identify the wildflowers.

Assessment: Students could make posters to explore the different zones along the banks of Floyds Fork or students could use their soil analysis to determine the types of soil that various wildflowers like.

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