Leaf classification vocab


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Leaf classification vocab

  1. 1. Leaf Classification Vocabulary/Content
  2. 2. Vocabulary <ul><li>Classify </li></ul><ul><ul><li>To organize by similar properties or behavior </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Palmate </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Several large veins extending from the place where the leaf stem attaches to the leaf (Palm) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Pinnate </li></ul><ul><ul><li>One large vein extending the length of the leaf with smaller veins branching off (Feather) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Parallel </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Many small veins running the length of the leaf (Grass) </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Content <ul><li>How do scientists organize objects and information? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Scientists classify things by putting them in groups (classes) based on similar properties and behaviors. </li></ul></ul>