This is a two week science and social study unit on Apples. It will have your students exploring and learning about the seasons and life cycle of an apple. Who was Johnny Appleseed and what did he do. Learning about some of the different varieties of apples as well as some of the apple products.
The unit kicks off with a hook lesson -“The Little Red House with a Star Inside” and ends with making yummy apple foods. The unit includes 10 lessons and activities.
Day 1 Lesson: Natures Secret
Day 2 Lesson: Taking a Closer Look at Apples
Day 3 Lesson: How Do Apples Grow
Day 4 Lesson: The Season of an Apple tree
Day 5 Lesson: Johnny Appleseed
Day 6 Lesson: Even More Johnny Appleseed
Day 7 Lesson: Kinds of Apple (taste testing)
Day 8 Lesson: Journey of an Apple
Day 9 Lesson: Apple products
Day 10 Lesson: Apple Delight