Think plants are just a Science subject? Think again! The teacher- created lessons in this plant-themed bundle offer a “garden” of information on plant life that spans subject areas. Ideas for creating a plant-themed classroom environment and and a recommended books list are also included.
For Reading and Language Arts:
Create a "Blooming Books" bulletin board and have students still it with information on the book they are reading! Cut-out the included bookmarks or make your own! Use as a writing prompt or an All-About-Me project!
There are word problem ideas, sorting and estimating games, suggestions for matching games as well as a great beanbag toss, idea.
Have fun following the absorption rates and photosynthesis experiments. Create plant-growth mobiles, interesting exploratory activities, charts about how plants are involved in our daily lives, as well as learning what all the parts of a plant are!
In Social Studies & Geography:
Find where different plants come from, how plants can change a place, and how we should take care of plants and nature.
And so much more!
Songs, arts and crafts, physical education games, decorations, recipes, ideas for special events and field trips, plus 2 students awards.