Lesson Intentions: This kit will provide your child/student hand-on activities to understand and learn about the parts of flowers and seeds. This kit will help build your child’s/student’s vocabulary awareness and visual discrimination.
Kit Includes: Illustrated lesson plan with four different activities (12 pages including worksheets); “The Magic School Bus Plants Seeds,” story book; laminated five-part flower matching cards; laminated two-part “parts of seed” cards; laminated “parts of a seed” labels; full size laminated flower picture; full size laminated seed picture, 2 colorful 3 inch flower pots with water trays (colors vary each set); a packet of seeds (seed types vary in each kit, but you can message us if you prefer herbs, vegetables, or flowers); 2 flower color sheets (you may copy); 2 seed color sheets (you may copy); 3 copies of “parts of a flower” worksheets and 3 copies of “parts of a seed” worksheets (1 color and 2 black and white to color, you are allowed to make extra copies of these); 4 “parts of a flower” mini color sheets and 3 “parts of a seed” mini color sheets (for your child/student to make their own “parts of” booklets); 2 colorful plant markers (colors vary in each set); a bag of soil to fill the two pots; a pencil sharpener; and color pencils.
Creator: Lesson Plan and follow up work prepared by: Caroline Moulsdale, Owner and Lead Educational Consultant of ABC Crate, LLC, with Credentials in Early Childhood Education (Preschool and Kindergarten) from CMTE/NY, 2001; Elementary Education I (grades 1st to 3rd) and II (grades 4th to 6th) from Delaware Institute for Montessori Education, 2015; BS from The University of Delaware; Lead Teacher in Montessori Education for 18 years, and Parent Education Director for 8 years. Flower and seed art work originals by Fiona To Smith.