Johnny Appleseed’s Apples is filled with five days of lesson plans and activities diving into the history and folklore of Johnny "Appleseed" Chapman.
This unit dives into the questions: Who was Johnny Appleseed?, When did he live?, and What did he do? You'll also find lessons on the parts and life cycle of an apple, as well as what we can learn from Johnny Appleseed about caring for our environment.
Each lesson is written as a narrative for easier use teaching a group lesson. At the end of each lesson is a suggested activity along with recommended reading.
At the end of the unit, you'll find a resource page with a list of recommended reading, free printable downloads, a guide to mapping Johnny Appleseed’s journey using Google Maps, and supplemental materials.