Lesson 2: Where fruit and vegetables grow

After learning how to sort fruits from vegetables by looking for seeds, pupils find that where these edible plants grow is another clue as to their classification, some children might also explore which part of these plants we eat

Learning Objectives

  • Identifying where plants grow and which parts we eat

  • Learning how to determine if a food is a fruit or a vegetable

  • Knowing that fruits and vegetables grow in one of three places

Lesson Plan

Where fruit and vegetables grow
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Presentation: Where fruit and vegetables grow

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Activity: Where fruit and vegetables grow worksheet
Activity: Fruit and vegetable picture cards
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