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Plant Disease Detectives

In this activity, students act as detectives, piecing together information from the sources provided to identify common plant diseases, including the type of pathogen causing it, ways in which the disease is spread, and how to stop the spread.

The activity will help students to demonstrate the following learning outcomes at KS4:

  • describe common plant diseases
  • explain how these communicable plant disease are spread.

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