Thanksgiving Math Project {Plan a Harvest & Design a Garden}

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This is a fun project for students to practice real world math. Your students will use critical thinking, elapsed time, multiplication, and measurement skills to plan a vegetable garden harvest in time for Thanksgiving dinner.

Math Tasks Include:
-Use elapsed time to determine when seeds should be planted in order to be ready for harvest by Thanksgiving
-Use multiplication and critical thinking to determine how many of each plants you need to plant
-Use area to determine how much space each plant will need
-Use measurement and critical thinking to design a garden blue print
-Optional: Area & Perimeter and Fractions extensions

Included in this 20 page packet:
Detailed teacher notes
Sample daily schedule
Picture examples
Vegetable Planning Chart
Thanksgiving Harvest Planning
Thanksgiving Harvest Planting Calendar
Thanksgiving Harvest Yield
Planting Space
Thanksgiving Harvest Garden Plan (2 Versions)
Grid Paper (3 Sizes)
Fill in the blank Key
Thanksgiving Harvest Area and Perimeter
Thanksgiving Harvest Fractions
Thanksgiving Harvest Grading Checklist
STEAM Connections
Total Pages
20
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
1 Week

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Thanksgiving Math Project {Plan a Harvest & Design a Garden}
Thanksgiving Math Project {Plan a Harvest & Design a Garden}
Thanksgiving Math Project {Plan a Harvest & Design a Garden}
Thanksgiving Math Project {Plan a Harvest & Design a Garden}