Building Blocks of Life – Breath

Of course, we all know that we have to breathe to stay alive. But did you know that paying attention to your breathing can make you healthier? It is true. A related truth: poor breathing can worsen asthma, allergies and other conditions. 

Join Tiger Territory Education Garden for to explore how we breathe, how plants breathe, and how paying attention to our breathing can improve our health. We breathe around 20,000 times a day, so it’s important to do it well. 

Plus, fun science experiments with breathing! 


Optional Materials:

Experiment A 

  • bowl of water 
  • leaf 


Experiment B 

  • clean plastic tube / tubing 
  • large plastic bottle 
  • water 
  • kitchen sink or small tub 


Session facilitated by: