On January 5, 1998 the Hidden Hollow tulip garden became a reality. Before that date, the bulbs had been chilled in a refrigerator for a period of 8 weeks. Our school is located near Houston, TX in Kingwood.
http://teachertech.rice.edu/Participants/joleland/Lessons/tulip2.html To see our garden last month.
January 7, 1998 was the date that had originally been planned for the
planting of the bulbs. On the fifth, students were still on vacation. Teachers
had returned for a workday. The weather was perfect. Later that week, the
prediction called for heavy rains, colder weather, and a possible delay
This page was developed through GirlTECH '97 a teacher training and student technology council program sponsored by the Center for Research on ParallelComputation(CRPC), a National Science Foundation-fundedScience and Technology Center Thanks also to the RGK Foundation for its generous support.
Mrs. Leland's Compass
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