Fruit or vegetable? That is the question in this activity designed for first graders. After a brief explanation of the difference, kids select two plants, use two words to describe each one, label them as a fruits or vegetables, and create detailed illustrations of their subjects.
- To clarify the concepts, download and project photos of the growth stages of various fruits and vegetables (an apple tress is a perfect example of a flower becoming a fruit)
- The resource includes a template for the worksheets as well as suggestions for books to read to the class