Seasonal Changes of a Tree part of MnSTEP Teaching Activity Collection:MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
The students will observe/adopt a tree in the school yard. They will observe the tree in late summer, fall, winter, and spring and draw in a teacher-made booklet their observations each season. They will observe and talk about the parts of the tree and later discuss who uses the tree. Literature stories, an art project booklet, and poetry will also be included.