Lesson Plan

Let's Make a Forest

Get ready to see green! In this lesson, students get hands-on experience creating trees and then measuring to compare the trees.
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Learning Objectives

Students will compare the lengths of trees.


(5 minutes)
  • Cut a piece of paper into four pieces of different heights. Write the numbers one through four on the pieces (one number per piece).
  • Show the pieces to the class and ask, “Which piece of paper is the longest?”