This lesson is a fun and easy way to learn about the different parts of a plant. In this lesson students go over the six different plant parts, before making a salad using an ingredient from each plant part. This lesson can take place in the garden or the classroom.
During the lesson students will:
Students will be able to:
At the Opening Circle:
In the Garden:
At the Closing Circle:
This activity can take place indoors with all of the salad ingredients being harvested or bought beforehand.
Below is another plant part activity called "Plant Part Factory" from the UC Davis Children's Garden Program. In this activity the youth act out the roles the different parts of the plant have. This is a great activity!