Children will recall information about plants and add to their understanding of what plants need to grow. In the garden, children will use pictures (or sample plants) and follow instructions to identify weeds and pull them. Children will work in teams to sort, count, and classify their weeds.
- Weeding the Garden- Preschool (quick view as .pdf)
Children learn about seeds through hands-on activities, inquiry, and seed exploration.
- Seed Exploration- Preschool (quick view as .pdf)
Children learn about vegetables and fruits through children’s literature and taste tests.
- Taste and Tales- Preschool (quick view as .pdf)
This story celebrates the life of an apple tree through every season of the year. Readers will learn about the tree coming to life in the spring, fruit starting to grow in the summer, harvesting in the fall, and the rest it requires throughout the winter. The readers will also come to realize that humans