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The Sunflower Story
Young botanists discover what plants need to grow by listening to a story about a sunflower. The story is embedded in the plan, along with an excellent blackline master that is used to guide seven small groups of learners through their activities as the story is being read to them.
3rd - 5th Science 29 Views 141 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Sunflower Measuring and Counting
Youngsters improve their measuring and counting skills using sunflowers. They view pictures painted by Van Gogh. Everyone works in groups to measure sunflowers and record their findings, and they all use sunflower seeds to create sunflower artwork.
1st - 2nd Visual & Performing Arts 8 Views 75 Downloads
Yellow Days: Studying Vincent van Gogh's Painting
Students examine the painting, "Sunflowers," by Vincent van Gogh noting the use of the yellow color, the wiggly lines, and the "globs" of paint used to create the picture. Pictures are painted using van Gogh's image as a model.
K Visual & Performing Arts 6 Views 12 Downloads
2nd Grade - Act. 23: Sprout Houses
Read the story "Sunflower House," by Eve Bunting with your 2nd graders to investigate the relationships between plants and animals. They will discover how living things change during their lives by creating their own sprout houses. In addition, they will track and keep track of data as their sprout houses grow.
2nd Language Arts 3 Views 15 Downloads
How to Grow a Sunflower Plant
Students explore botany by conducting a sunflower growth experiment. In this plant life lesson plan, students identify the anatomy of a sunflower plant and the essential nutrients it requires to grow. Students utilize compost, soil, garden spades and water to plant their own sunflower seeds which they observe in the school yard.
Pre-K - 2nd Science 6 Views 5 Downloads
Young scholars view a picture of Van Gogh's Sunflowers. In this caring and kindness lesson students read Camille and the Sunflower and explore the feelings of the characters. Young scholars complete worksheets related to Camille's feelings in the book.
K - 2nd Language Arts 6 Views 32 Downloads
Simulate a random sampling of data by tearing 20 sheets of paper into slips and place a number on 10 and a letter on 10. They place the slips in two separate containers and randomly draw a number and a letter. They record their selections and count a population of sunflower plants from a grid that corresponds to the number-letter combination.
7th - 12th Science 9 Views 26 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
An engaging, multi-session art and science lesson plan awaits your class. Within this lesson plan, you'll find everything you need to implement the plan. They go on a nature walk around their school, and must identify many living and non-living things.
K - 1st Science 3 Views 58 Downloads
New Review Alice in Fractalland
Take your class on a field trip to Fractalland where they'll learn all about number and shape patterns. Based on Disney's movie Alice in Wonderland, this resource takes young mathematicians on an adventure as they explore patterns in math including Pascal's Triangle, the Fibonacci Sequence, Mandelbrot's fractals and much more.
4th - 8th Math 6 Views 7 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Making a Sunflower Choropleth Map
Students analyze map to determine where most sunflowers are grown in five-state region, and use ArcView and Prairie to Mountain Explorer CD to create Choropleth Map showing number of acres of sunflower seeds harvested in 1992.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Yellow Days: Studying Vincent van Gogh's Painting
Students work with and identify the color yellow and who was the painter Vincent van Gogh. They identify van Gogh's painting, "Sunflowers," and identify how van Gogh used wiggly lines and liked to glob on the paint. Students also make reproduction of van Gogh's "Sunflowers," and recognize the yellow in the sunflowers.
K Visual & Performing Arts 18 Views 46 Downloads
Lesson Plan #4 - The Studio Palette: Picking Up the Impressionist Paintbrush
Students learn to draw waterlilies and sunflowers in the Impressionistic style. In this drawing lesson, students examine images of work by Monet and van Gogh while listening to a CD of "A Walk in the Garden." They sketch water lilies and sunflower in both the Realistic and Impressionistic style.
6th - 9th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
'Colors Grow' Booklet, Part 3
Tint, shade, and color values are explored as learners create floral themed art. They paint a series of leaves and flowers using monochromatic tints and shades. They model their flower paintings after the color tones seen in famous pieces such as, Van Gogh's Sunflowers or Georgia O'Keefe's famous flowers.
2nd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
Pupil Self-Registration Sunflowers
Sunflowers bloom in the fall, are bright and yellow for spring, and can signify the hot days of summer. Print, cut, and use this page of six sunflowers to track your pupil's progress toward a goal or as a fun classroom decoration.
- Each flower has a space for a child's name; however using a picture of the child instead will add a more personalized touch
Pre-K - 3rd Classroom Support 3 Views 0 Downloads