A whole unit based on the kingdom of fungi. All there is to know about fungi.
As your students read this unit they will encounter comprehension questions and activities.
Also once they are done with this portion they will engage into making a lap book.
To showcase their learning about fungi.
Inside the Reader
Kids will learn where fungi live, how they reproduce, why they are important for the environment. how they live in symbiosis with plants and much more.
Also they will read the story of Alexander Fleming and Penicillin.
The reader comes packed with fun quotes and also bright colorful pictures of fungi.
Kids are also asked to compare plants and fungi.
Classical Conversations for Home Educators out there
If you are using Classical Conversations this will be covered during Week 2
while your kids are learning about the 5 kingdoms of living things.
We have decided to move learn more about it so, it is something you can add to your teaching.
Inside the Lap Book
Characteristics of Fungi
Types of Fungi: Molds, Mushrooms, Yeast
Fungi as Medicinal Purposes
Fungi as a Food Source
Plant versus Fungi
What are Fungi?
Where does Fungi Grow?
Facts About Fungi
What will you need in order to complete this project?
One manila file folder
1 Card stock or 1 page
Glue and a book on Fungi to complement your teaching.
On your download you will be getting answer inserts to add inside each mini book.
There are photos of fungi and plants to help your kids compare.
In this download I have also included............
A Mini Book your kids will create to retell what they have learned about Fungi.
In this mini book the beginning of the sentence is given and they will complete the paragraph
with additional information found in the lap book.
Also they can insert any pictures they have found online
even color some mushrooms and molds.
Please visit my blog prior downloading this unit. You will be able to see pictures and a video tutorial.
Fungi Unit Study