Why is it a different season on the other side of the Earth? What makes our seasons change?
Make a model to demonstrate how the position of the Earth causes our seasons. Plant a seed and predict how long it will take the seed to grow. Practice reading sentences with fluency and expression. Narrate a story, and add an alternate ending. Write dictated sentences and use correct punctuation. Understand the concept of symmetry and create symmetrical designs. Read directions and follow a recipe to make watermelon cookies. Have a seed-spitting contest!
"Fun activities integrated into the lessons create and nurture a love of learning," North Carolina Homeschool-ology
Grade level: 1
This is a one-week, 46 page unit.
Student workbook pages are designed to reinforce the daily concepts and are included within the unit.