A P P L E S

"I love to eat apples!"

There are red,

green,

and yellow apples.

 

Which one is your favorite?

 

Group project: Given different types of apples, each group should sort them by size (big/little) and color (red/yellow/green).

 

 

 

 

 

 

Individual project:

Each child will taste yellow, green and red apples.

They will then graph their favorites!

Remember to save the seeds for the next step!

 

Name

Red

Green

Yellow

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

 

  

Group project:

After you taste each apple, count how many seeds are in each apple. Did you forget what seeds are?

(Hint: they are the small brown things inside the apple)

Which apple has the most seeds? How many seeds are there?

Which apple has the least amount of seeds? How many seeds does it have?

Final class project:

Each student will use the computer to type out 3 sentences about apples. After the typing is finished, use the site below to find a picture of your favorite apple and paste into your paper. All papers will be put together for a class apple book.

www.google.com

www.dole5aday.com/ReferenceCenter/Encyclopedia/Apples/apple_type.html

STUDENT EVALUATION CHECKLIST

_________________IS ABLE TO:

_____ POINT TO A SEED IN THE APPLE. (1 PT.)

_____ COUNT THE NUMBERS OF SEEDS IN AN APPLE. (1 PT.)

_____ INDICATE THAT APPLES COME IN DIFFERENT SIZES. (1 PT.)

_____ PUT APPLES IN GROUPS ACCORDING TO COLOR. (1 PT.)

_____ INDICATE FAVORITE APPLE FROM TASTING. (1 PT.)

_____ WORK COOPERATIVELY IN GROUPS. (1 PT.)

_____ TYPE 3 SENTENCES ABOUT APPLES. (3 PTS.)

_____ FIND A PICTURE OF APPLE AND ATTACH TO ASSIGNMENT (1 PT.)

_____/10 POINTS

Jessica Soliday

Designed for K-2 graders