1 seed fruits model
Displays twelve different types of fruit. Labeled. Titles: Sunflower; Maple; Pecan; Wheat; Apple; Pea; Cherry; Lily; Mulberry; Huckleberry; Blackberry.
What do Seeds do?
1 VHS videocassette, 11 minute
Shows how a seed grows into a plant capable of supplying its own food and producing its own seed. Gives examples of corn, bean, maple tree, foxtail, and milkweed seeds.
Bean Germination Biosmount
1 bean model
Model shows three stages of lima and broad bean plant germination.
Corn Germination Biosmount
1 corn model
Model shows seven stages of corn germination.
1 dicot seed model
Exhibits a large buckeye dicot seed that has been germinated and opened to show structures.
Leaf and Root Systems Models
Titles: Root System; Leaf Morphology; Leaves; Leaf Skeleton.
Plant Structure and Growth
1 VHS videocassette 23 minutes + teachers guide
Introduction to structure of plants that allows them to process food, water and minerals.
3-2-1 Contact: Innate and Learned Behavior - How Do They Know That?
1 VHS videocassette 15 minutes, 1 ditto, 1 teachers guide
Examines innate and learned behavior in animals and humans.
3 crayfish models, 1 teachers guide
Models exhibit a small crayfish specimen, the stages of development, and crayfish appendages, including the eye.
1 crayfish model, 1 teachers guide notebook
Illustrates crayfish internal organs, including "teeth" in stomach, and the musculature of the tail.
1 crayfish model, 4 dittos
Displays one full crayfish body and one side-view dissection.
Beetles and How They Live
1 VHS videocassette 15 minutes
Follow along on a beetle-catching expedition as specimens for a home- observation tank are collected. Shows whirligig beetles, diving beetles, ladybugs, and others.
Bug City: Beetles
1 VHS videocassette 23 minutes, 1 teachers guide
Examines the role of beetles in nature as recycling agents. Shows how to make a beetle habitat for observation.
Bill Nye the science guy: Fossils
1 DVD, 26 minutes
Bill Nye explains the relationship between dinosaurs and birds, tracks down dinsaur footprints with a paleontologist, and visits the La Brea Tar Pits.