Sunflower Teacher Resources
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Making a Sunflower Choropleth Map
Pupils 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
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 23 Views 135 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 7 Views 74 Downloads
Students discuss expressionism, techniques in art, and sunflowers and create original works of "Sunflower" art in this Art lesson plan for all levels and abilities. It is suggested to take the class outside to view sunflowers prior to starting the project.
K - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 7 Views 22 Downloads
Students create sunflowers from various art supplies. In this visual arts lesson, students use construction paper, sunflower seeds, and glue to create a sunflower decoration. Students arrange their sunflowers to create a "sunflower garden."
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
Students investigate the painting style of Van Gogh by creating a bulletin board with sunflowers on it. This is a creative project that is to be done at the end of a unit of study for plants. Specifically, this is done because of the lack of a real field for observation.
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 13 Downloads
From One Seed Grow Many Seeds
First graders practice identifying plants by singing a song. In this plant life lesson, 1st graders sing the song "Parts of a Plant" which is based on the anatomy of sunflowers. Students discover agriculture techniques while viewing a sunflower video and answering questions in class.
1st Science 3 Views 15 Downloads
How to Grow a Sunflower Plant
Learners explore botany by conducting a sunflower growth experiment. In this plant life lesson, students identify the anatomy of a sunflower plant and the essential nutrients it requires to grow. Learners 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