Lesson Plan

Sprouting Seeds

After this lesson you will have a group of prospective farmers in your class. They plant seeds and learn what seeds need to grow.
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Learning Objectives

Students will be able to list what seeds need. Students will be able demonstrate with their bodies how a seed grows. Students will be able plant a seed.

Introduction

(5 minutes)
  • To begin the lesson, have your students gather around you to listen to a story. Ask for a volunteer to help you.
  • Read the I Found a Seed story, using the name of your student volunteer in the blank spots.
  • After you finish, ask your students some questions about the story, about the main idea and details. Great questions include: Why didn't the seed grow at first? What are the things that a plant needs to grow?