The Private Eye - looking closely and thinking by analogy with jeweler's loupes and inquiry method for hands-on interdisciplinary science, art, writing, math, and more

The Private Eye and ALAHASP at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens
Autumn Leaves

Dead Leaf

These autumn leaf loupe-drawings and poems were done by Beth Baird's middle school students at Windham Middle School, Windham, Maine.

Once each student has bonded with a particular autumn leaf like these students have, it's easy to lead them into an interest in winter dormancy and photosynthesis issues, including the chemistry and physics of these processes.

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