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View Resource Planting Fast Plants Seed Disks in a Deli-containter Growing System

Illustrated instructions for constructing and planting seed disks in the Fast Plants deli-container growing system. This is a stable growing system that is easy to construct for all age learners, and works well for growing Wisconsin Fast Plants. Made from recycled deli-containers, these growing systems can be cleaned and reused for multiple years.

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http://resources.fastplants.org/resources/seeddiskdeli.pdf
View Resource Seed Sponge Model

This 2-page handout gives instructions for making the seed sponge model that was developed by the Wisconsin Fast Plants Program as a tool for learning about germination. Visualizing what is inside a seed and how those structures function during germination is modeled, using a simple kitchen sponge. For all ages of learners, watching a "seed sponge model" unfold as it absorbs water can be inspiring...

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http://resources.fastplants.org/ngss/seedsponge.pdf
View Resource Project CUE PowerPoint

This resource is a PowerPoint presentation produced to report the work of the Science Honors Research class of Central Catholic High School, Toledo, Ohio with regard to the CUE (Collaborative Ukrainian Experiment) Project.

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http://resources.fastplants.org/projectcue/projectcuepowerpo...
View Resource CUE-TSIPS Downlink Questions for the Payload Specialist

This resource contains a series of questions regarding care of the plants in space, such as: watering, nutrients, and light source.

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http://resources.fastplants.org/projectcue/questionsforpaylo...
View Resource Wisconsin Fast Plants Growing Instructions

Written in 1998, this 4-page PDF was developed for teachers and students, planting and growing Wisconsin Fast Plants. Includes basic background information and materials lists, step-by-step planting instructions for a film-can growing system (illustrated) and tending tips.These materials were provided to Carolina Biological and are used as a guide for successfully growing Wisconsin Fas...

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http://www.fastplants.org/pdf/growing_instructions.pdf