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Space Greenhouse Adventure Picture Prompt

As you stand inside the safety of the space station’s greenhouse, you can’t help but gaze at the alien world outside. Write a narrative about the unique plants you’re growing and what happens when one of them begins to glow at night.

Warm-Up Discussion Questions

What kinds of plants would be essential to grow in a space greenhouse and why?

If you could bring one plant from Earth to grow on another planet, which would it be?

What reasons can you think of for why a plant might start glowing?

How might you feel standing inside a greenhouse looking out at a strange new world?

What could be the challenges of growing plants on another planet, and how would you overcome them?

If the glowing plant could grant you one wish when you touched it, what would you wish for?

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