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									               Name:.............................................................. Date: ............................
              Based on the book: “Sibo and the Veggie Bed” written by Ginny Stone ~ Published by Lets Look Tel: 012 361 2329
              Educators have the publisher’s permission to duplicate this worksheet.



                          Sibo Says... Learner Worksheet : Grade 4
        WORD SEARCH                                 True or False?              Write T or F next to each sentence.

 C L      Y     A    D E       B    H W             Plants need water to survive. ...........
 E   A R T           H D S          A E             Seeds grow after 2 days. .........
 R N R H N A                   I    T    E          Plants get their food from the soil. ..........
 U D L          R O P          O G D
                                                    Earthworms are good to have in your soil. ..........
 N E L          I    O S       A    B S
                                                    There are different types of soil. ..........
 A   N T        W A T          E    R P
 M O R E             E N S          O M
                                                   Sibo used many different types of tools when she
 S   N E        T    N A       L    P I            was making her garden. Here are some of them. Fill
                                                   in the missing letters.
 S   E E        D S F          E    E L

See if you can find the following
words. Remember they can be
across, diagonal, forwards,
backwards, up or down.
                                                                         _ p _ _e
Carrots          Weeds             Soil
Dig              Earth             More
None             Tree              Spade                   _ _ _ e_ _n_ _a_
Hose             Water             Seeds
Land             Day               Hat
Wet              Gate              Flop
Manure           Feel              Plant                           _r_ _e_


     Try growing your own seeds at school or home.
     You need: A glass jar, some paper towels, bean seeds, water.

     This is what you do:                                                                       What do
                                                                                                       es i
     Wrap paper towel around he inside of the jar.
     Add some water.
                                                                                                 mean? t
                                                                                                    When se
     Put the seeds between the inside of the jar and the paper towels
                                                                                               germina eds
     (So you can see them).
                                                                                               bu     te, they
                                                                                                 rst thr
     Put the jar on a windowsill.                                                            coats an ough their
     Make sure the paper towels stay wet.                                                             d grow r
                                                                                                 and sho       oots
                                                                                                          ots.
     In about a week your bean seeds should start
     To germinate.
                        Name:.............................................................. Date: ............................
                      Based on the book: “Sibo and the Veggie Bed” written by Ginny Stone ~ Published by Lets Look Tel: 012 361 2329
                      Educators have the publisher’s permission to duplicate this worksheet.



                                      Sibo Says... Learner Worksheet : Grade 5
The following things grew in Sibo’s                               10
veggie patch. Some of them took longer
than others to start growing. Use this                             9
information to colour in the bar chart.
Radishes took 1 week to sprout.                                    8
Beans sprouted in 9 days.
Tomatoes peeped their heads out after 8                            7
days.
Green peppers took 10 days                                         6
Pumpkins took 7 days to sprout.
                                                                   5

Sibo had 23 green bean pods in her                                 4
garden. The snails ate 5 of them. 1 went
bad and had to be thrown away.                                     3
If each green bean pod has 4 beans in it
- how many beans could she eat?
                                                                   2
Answer: .................................................
                                                                   1
                                                                                       Green                               Green
                                                                          Radishes               Pumpkins    Tomatoes
Sibo discovered that some plants only                                                 Peppers                              Beans
grow in certain seasons.
                                                                       Fill in the missing words from the selection below.
How many seasons are there? ............                               You first have to unscramble the words though.

Write down the different seasons.                                      Sibo _ _ _ _ _ _ _ that the _ _ _ radiated heat and _ _ _ _ _
                                                                       to the _ _ _ _ _. Plants and _ _ _ _ _ _ _ will not survive
...............................................................
                                                                       without the _ _ _ _ and the light from the sun.
...............................................................
                                                                       lneared / heta / snu / mono
How many days does it take the earth to
spin around the sun?                                                   lhgit / alimnas / Erhat
.............................................................

                                                                       What you do:
Try out this cool experiment                                      1. Fill the glasses halfway with water.
in class!                                                         2. Add the blue food colouring to one glass and the red
                                                                  to the other glass.
What you need:                                                    3. Your teacher should cut the celery lengthwise from the
!    Water                                                        bottom point to just below the leaves.
!    2 tall clear drinking glasses                                5. Put half the celery base in the blue water and the other
!    1 teaspoon blue food colouring                               half in the red. Let it stay there overnight.
!    1 teaspoon red food colouring
!    1 stalk of celery with leaves                                What happens? Plants have tiny tubes inside them that they use
                                                                  to move water up into their leaves. The celery turns colours when
!    Knife (to be used by the teacher)                            the coloured water moves up these tubes. This is called capillary
                                                                  action.
                          Name:.............................................................. Date: ............................
                         Based on the book: “Sibo and the Veggie Bed” written by Ginny Stone ~ Published by Lets Look Tel: 012 361 2329
                         Educators have the publisher’s permission to duplicate this worksheet.



                                         Sibo Says... Learner Worksheet : Grade 6
Do you think that plants can survive without                                         DID YOU KNOW?
sunlight? Write your answer down.
                                                                                     Green plants need the light from the sun to
                                                                                     survive. They use the sunlight to make food.
..................................................................................
                                                                                     The food is made in the leaves. This process
                                                                                     is called PHOTOSYNTHESIS.
..................................................................................
                                                                                     PHOTO means “light”
..................................................................................
                                                                                     SYNTHESIS means “to put together”

                                                                                        See how many words you can make out of
                                                                                                      the word
Cool experiment to do ...                                                                        PHOTOSYNTHESIS
                                                                                     (You can only use each letter once in a word -
Put a brick on a patch of short green grass.                                                       write them down)
Leave it there for 3 days.
                                                                                       E.g. This
                                                                                       ....................................................................
What do you think is going to happen to the grass
under the brick?                                                                       ......................................................................

................................................................................      ........................................................................

................................................................................       ......................................................................

After 3 days - pick up the brick and see what the                                      ......................................................................
grass looks like.
                                                                                       ....................................................................
Why do you think this happened?
                                                                                       ....................................................................
................................................................................
                                                                                     Question.
................................................................................     Do you know what your normal body

                                                                                     temperature should be? ............................


                                       Complete this paragraph by filling in the missing words from
                                       the list below
                                       All _ _ _ _ _ _ need energy to _ _ _ _, grow, think, _ _ _ _ and do
                                       work. We also need energy to maintain a normal _ _ _ _
                                       temperature. All _ _ _ _ _ _ things use fuel from food to produce
                                       _ _ _ _ _ _. To be able to use the energy in _ _ _ _ _, the
                                       molecules have to be broken down _ _ _ _ _ _ cells.
                                              play / people / living / energy / move / body /
                                                                fuels / inside
               Name:.............................................................. Date: ............................
              Based on the book: “Sibo and the Veggie Bed” written by Ginny Stone ~ Published by Lets Look Tel: 012 361 2329
              Educators have the publisher’s permission to duplicate this worksheet.



                          Sibo Says... Educator Worksheet : Grade 4
      WORD SEARCH                                   True or False?              Write T or F next to each sentence.
                                                                                     T
                                                    Plants need water to survive. ...........
 C L      Y     A    D E       B    H W
 E   A R T           H D S          A E                                          F
                                                    Seeds grow after 2 days. .........
 R N R H N A                   I    T    E                                                  T
                                                    Plants get their food from the soil. ..........
 U D L          R O P          O G D                                                             T
                                                    Earthworms are good to have in your soil. ..........
 N E L          I    O S       A    B S
                                                                                         T
                                                    There are different types of soil. ..........
 A   N T        W A T          E    R P
 M O R E             E N S          O M
                                                   Sibo used many different types of tools when she
 S   N E        T    N A       L    P I            was making her garden. Here are some of them. Fill
                                                   in the missing letters.
 S   E E        D S F          E    E L

See if you can find the following
words. Remember they can be
across, diagonal, forwards,
backwards, up or down.
                                                                         Spade
Carrots          Weeds             Soil
Dig              Earth             More
None             Tree              Spade                   Wateringcan
Hose             Water             Seeds
Land             Day               Hat
Wet              Gate              Flop
Manure           Feel              Plant                               T rowel


     Try growing your own seeds at school or home.
     You need: A glass jar, some paper towels, bean seeds, water.

     This is what you do:
     Wrap paper towel around he inside of the jar.                                              What do
                                                                                                       es i
     Add some water.
     Put the seeds between the inside of the jar and the paper towels
                                                                                                 mean? t
                                                                                                    When se
     (So you can see them).                                                                    germina eds
     Put the jar on a windowsill.                                                              bu     te, they
                                                                                                 rst thr
     Make sure the paper towels stay wet.                                                    coats an ough their
                                                                                                      d grow r
                                                                                                 and sho       oots
     In about a week your bean seeds should start                                                         ots.
     To germinate.
                        Name:.............................................................. Date: ............................
                       Based on the book: “Sibo and the Veggie Bed” written by Ginny Stone ~ Published by Lets Look Tel: 012 361 2329
                       Educators have the publisher’s permission to duplicate this worksheet.



                                      Sibo Says... Educator Worksheet : Grade 5
                                                                     10
The following things grew in Sibo’s
veggie patch. Some of them took longer
                                                                      9
than others to start growing. Use this
information to colour in the bar chart.
                                                                      8
Radishes took 1 week to sprout.
Beans sprouted in 9 days.                                             7
Tomatoes peeped their heads out after 8
days.                                                                 6
Green peppers took 10 days
Pumpkins took 7 days to sprout.                                       5

                                                                      4
Sibo had 23 green bean pods in her
garden. The snails ate 5 of them. 1 went
                                                                      3
bad and had to be thrown away.
If each green bean pod has 4 beans in it
- how many beans could she eat?                                       2

          23 - 5 - 1=17 x 4 = 68
Answer: .................................................             1
                                                                                       Green                               Green
                                                                           Radishes              Pumpkins   Tomatoes
                                                                                      Peppers                              Beans
Sibo discovered that some plants only
grow in certain seasons.                                              Fill in the missing words from the selection below.
                                                                      You first have to unscramble the words though.
                              4
How many seasons are there? ............
                                                                      Sibo learned that the sun radiated heat and light to the
Write down the different seasons.
                                                                      Earth. Plants and animals will not survive without the
   Summer, Autumn, Winter, Spring
...............................................................       heat and the light from the sun.
...............................................................       lneared / heta / snu / mono
How many days does it take the earth to
spin around the sun?
                                                                      lhgit / alimnas / Erhat
     365 1/4
.............................................................

                                                                     What you do:
Try out this cool experiment                                      1. Fill the glasses halfway with water.
in class!                                                         2. Add the blue food colouring to one glass and the red to
                                                                  the other glass.
What you need:                                                    3. Your teacher should cut the celery lengthwise from the 4.
!    Water                                                        bottom point to just below the leaves.
!    2 tall clear drinking glasses                                5. Put half the celery base in the blue water and the other
!    1 teaspoon blue food colouring                               half in the red. Let it stay there overnight.
!    1 teaspoon red food colouring
!    1 stalk of celery with leaves                                What happens? Plants have tiny tubes inside them that they use to
                                                                  move water up into their leaves. The celery turns colours when the
!    Knife (to be used by the teacher)                            coloured water moves up these tubes. This is called capillary
                                                                  action.
                          Name:.............................................................. Date: ............................
                         Based on the book: “Sibo and the Veggie Bed” written by Ginny Stone ~ Published by Lets Look Tel: 012 361 2329
                         Educators have the publisher’s permission to duplicate this worksheet.



                                         Sibo Says... Educator Worksheet : Grade 6
Do you think that plants can survive without                                         DID YOU KNOW?
sunlight? Write your answer down.
                                                                                     Green plants need the light from the sun to
    No, plants cannot survive without sunlight                                       survive. They use the sunlight to make food.
..................................................................................
                                                                                     The food is made in the leaves. This process
                                                                                     is called PHOTOSYNTHESIS.
..................................................................................
                                                                                     PHOTO means “light”
..................................................................................
                                                                                     SYNTHESIS means “to put together”

                                                                                        See how many words you can make out of
                                                                                                      the word
Cool experiment to do ...                                                                        PHOTOSYNTHESIS
                                                                                     (You can only use each letter once in a word -
Put a brick on a patch of short green grass.                                                       write them down)
Leave it there for 3 days.                                                                    Photo, set, his, the, thesis, hot,
                                                                                       ....................................................................
What do you think is going to happen to the grass                                              top, pot, snot, not, sent, nest,
under the brick?                                                                       ......................................................................
 The grass under the brick is going to go white                                                sit, tot, those, note, notes, nests,
................................................................................      ........................................................................
 and die.                                                                                      ton, tons, tots, soot, soon, hoot,
................................................................................       ......................................................................
                                                                                               snoot, toot, too, toys, then, snit,
After 3 days - pick up the brick and see what the                                      ......................................................................
grass looks like.                                                                             synthesis, soy, etc
                                                                                       ....................................................................
Why do you think this happened?
                                                                                       ....................................................................
  This happened because the grass did not have
................................................................................
                                                                                     Question.
  any sunlight.
................................................................................     Do you know what your normal body
                                                                                                                                       o
                                                                                                              37.8 C
                                                                                     temperature should be? ............................


                                       Complete this paragraph by filling in the missing words from
                                       the list below
                                       All people need energy to move, grow, think, play and do work.
                                       We also need energy to maintain a normal body temperature.
                                       All living things use fuel from food to produce energy. To be able
                                       to use the energy in fuels, the molecules have to be broken
                                       down inside cells.
                                              play / people / living / energy / move / body /
                                                                fuels / inside
 Name:.............................................................. Date: ............................
Based on the book: “Sibo and the Veggie Bed” written by Ginny Stone ~ Published by Lets Look Tel: 012 361 2329
Educators have the publisher’s permission to duplicate this worksheet.



            Sibo Says... Educator Worksheet : Rubrics
   SKILLS                             CONCEPTS                       ATTITUDES/VALUES

  Follow                              Pollution                              Use of science
  instructions                                                               and technology
  Interpreting data                   Matter                                 Awareness of
                                                                             nature
  Constructing                        Language                               Respect for the
                                                                             environment
  Communicate                         Temperature                            To participate with
  Effectively                                                                enthusiasm
  Draw Bar Graphs                     Heat and light                         Appreciation and
                                      radiation                              respect for the
                                                                             forces that work in
                                                                             nature
  Answer questions                    Maths

  Observing                           Seasons

								
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