# Apple Unit {CCSS Integrated Math, ELA, Science, Social Studies, Art}

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This integrated, thematic unit focuses on apples to engage students as they read great children’s literature and informational text. Thematic activities, based on the books, build skills and knowledge in math, science, social studies, reading, writing and art.

Following is a list of the literature connections and instructional activities:

The Apple Pie Tree by Zoe Hall
•Apple Theme Word Bank (ELA)
•How to Make an Apple Pie Sequencing (ELA)
•How to Make an Apple Pie Writing (ELA)
•Graphing (Data) — What is your favorite way to eat apples? (Math)

Ten Apples up on Top by Theo LeSieg (Dr. Seuss)
•Tricky Teen Apples Up on Top (Math)
•Count and Tally Apples (Math)
•Making Words — “apples” (ELA)

The Seasons of Arnold’s Apple Tree by Gail Gibbons
•Water Color Art (ELA, Science, Art))
•The Seasons of My Apple Tree worksheet and posters (ELA, Science)
•It's Apple Picking Time Center (Math)
•I Have, Who Has? Numbers 1-31 (Math)

Apples by Gail Gibbons
•Apple tree life cycle worksheet (ELA and Science)
•Tricky Teens Tens Frames Apples and Seeds (math)
•Graphing (Data) — What is your favorite color of apple?

How to Make an Apple Pie and See the World by Marjorie Priceman
•Retelling Chart Using Picture/Word Cards (ELA)
•Introduction to Globes and Maps (Social Studies)
•Sequencing Apple Number Cards (Math)
•Missing Numbers Apple Worksheet (Math)
•Make an Apple Pie (ELA)

This unit addresses many (but not all) ELA Common Core Standards, especially retelling stories, asking and answering questions, and writing informative/explanatory texts, The Math Common Core Standards are primarily from Numbers and Operations in Base Ten (NBT), with particular attention given to tricky teen numbers.

This unit is perfect for homeschooling families. 1st grade standards were used, but the unit is perfect for 2nd grade, as well!

Please note: the books are not included with this unit -- you’ll need to check those out from the library -- but there are 170 pages of connected activities, posters, writing pages, worksheets, center activities, word banks and more!

This unit is available in a bundle with the Pumpkins, Pumpkins, Pumpkins! Unit at Apples and Pumpkins Bundle Unit
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Teaching Duration
2 Weeks

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