These colorful teaching models are designed specifically for hands-on use with young children. Made of resilient, non-toxic, EVA foam, the removable pieces stimulate problem-solving skills and develop small motor skills. Every model is accompanied by a reproducible activity card containing background information and extension ideas. teachers can cut out the task card and use it in learning center or as a group activity. This model shows the various structures of roots. Use the companion model, From Seed to Plant, to further explore plant structure. Grades K-8.