Tell Me, Treeby: Gail Gibbons Unit 2 Lesson 5
trunks • The main parts of trees where the branches grow out • The children hid behind the trunks of the tress in the forest when they played hide and seek.
limbs Branches of a tree Leaves fell from the limbs of the tree in my front yard.
stems • The main parts of plants • The stems of sunflowers are really long.
minerals • Things found underground and used as food for plants growing in soil. Plants get minerals from the soil, which helps them grow.
sprouts • Begins to grow A plant sprouts well with plenty of sunshine and rain.