Johnny Appleseed Teacher Resources
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First graders will love the (mostly-true) story of Johnny Appleseed! This presentation will enable them to take a closer look into his life. They will chart what they already know about Johnny Appleseed and what they would like to know. Additionally, they compare past and present through reading and discussions about this famous figure from America's past.
1st Language Arts 18 Views 53 Downloads
Enrich your Johnny Appleseed unit with the activities listed in this PowerPoint. This presentation outlines a detailed lesson plan for you to use in the classroom. Whether you are starting from scratch, or need a few ideas to fill up some spaces in your block plan, this slideshow provides activities across the curriculum including: Apple Math, Johnny Appleseed Song and Movie, Johnny Appleseed Science, and more!
1st Language Arts 3 Views 31 Downloads
For those learning about Johnny Appleseed, this PowerPoint presents many wonderful activities across the curriculum. Activities in art, music, math, science, and literature are embedded in each of the slides. An excellent presentation that's packed with great ideas!
1st - 3rd Science 3 Views 74 Downloads
With hands-on activity suggestions, and informative diagrams and graphics relating to Johnny Appleseed, this resource provides a wonderful tool. While teachers will appreciate the fact that the activities are laid out in a comprehensive and easy-to-follow manner, students will love the suggestions which involve apple tasting and making apple sauce.
2nd Social Studies & History 4 Views 16 Downloads
Go, Johnny, Go!
Young scholars become familiar with the story of Johnny Appleseed by reading, singing and creating a Johnny Appleseed hat. In this Johnny Appleseed lesson, students understand that Johnny Appleseed was a philanthropist and gave unselfishly of himself.
K - 2nd Language Arts 22 Views 40 Downloads
An Apple a Day
Students estimate the number of apples in a bushel basket and complete center activities. In this estimation and number sense lesson based on the theme of Johnny Appleseed, students read about Johnny Appleseed, then estimate and count apples in a basket and solve math problems based on apples.
3rd - 6th Math 11 Views 54 Downloads
Johnny Appleseed or John Chapman: Which Character is Your Favorite?
Young scholars study the life of John Chapman and compare it with the fictional character, Johnny Appleseed. Students listen to books about Johnny Appleseed, and watch a video and PowerPoint if available. They make a KWL chart, make an online Venn diagram, and make a timeline using software.
2nd - 3rd 21st Century Skills 3 Views 47 Downloads
Johnny Appleseed Origami
Second graders make an origami Johnny Appleseed. In this geometry activity students follow folding instructions. They find different geometric shapes while they are folding. They create Johnny Appleseed's body and attach a face and hands as well as apples and shoes.
2nd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 31 Downloads
Johnny Appleseed Walkabout
Second graders calculate mileage for a journey. In this place value and measurement lesson, 2nd graders read Johnny Appleseed, work in groups to locate his birthplace on a map, locate the other states he stopped in, and measure the distance between each stop.
2nd Math 6 Views 42 Downloads
An American Folktale - Johnny Appleseed (lesson 3 of 4)
Learners examine how Johnny Appleseed is portrayed in folklore as compared to his real life. In this Johnny Appleseed instructional activity, students read a number of stories, complete a Venn diagram, learn how to use the word "apple", and make a flip book about Johnny Appleseed.
K - 3rd Language Arts 5 Views 88 Downloads