Reflection: Connection to Prior Knowledge Fruits Vs. Vegetables - Section 2: Activity

 

When designing this lesson it is important to be cognoscente of the students experiences with specific fruits. Many of the students today have only experienced seedless grapes and watermelons. I try very hard to find samples of both these fruits with seeds so students can see the original versions which helps makes sorting and classifying much easier.

Experience of Learning - fruits and vegetables 

  Connection to Prior Knowledge: Design
Loading resource...
 

Fruits Vs. Vegetables

Unit 1: Me, Myself and I
Lesson 4 of 10

Objective: Students will be able to explain the difference between a fruit and a vegetable based on the information they have obtained and evaluated.

Big Idea: Sorting fruits and vegetables helps students understand some basic characteristics of plants.

  Print Lesson
3 teachers like this lesson
Standards:
Subject(s):
  80 minutes
fruits and
 
1
2
3
4
5
Similar Lessons
 
What is a Scientist?
Kindergarten Science » Getting Started (Frontloading Science)
Big Idea: Many kids have no prior exposure or understanding of science before entering kindergarten. This lesson introduces the concept of science and provides a basic understanding of what the life of a scientist is like.
  Favorites(21)
  Resources(24)
Phoenix, AZ
Environment: Urban
Dawn Gunn
 
You Have Great Taste!-Exploring Our Sense of Taste
Kindergarten Science » My Five Senses
Big Idea: Observation is such an important part of science work. This lesson helps students better understand what their sense of taste is, preparing them for using it as part of their science observation skills.
  Favorites(5)
  Resources(17)
Cold Spring, MN
Environment: Rural
Joyce Baumann
 
Survival of the Fittest: Exploring Basic Needs
Kindergarten Science » Awesome Animals
Big Idea: Why is it important for animals to have the right place to live?
  Favorites(9)
  Resources(19)
San Jose, CA
Environment: Suburban
Linda Berger
 
Something went wrong. See details for more info
Nothing to upload
details
close