was introduced through the following lessons:
a Web on the board on the knowledge pupils have to date
(2) Investigate through the use of charts recognition of trees,
leaves, nuts & fruits
Nature Walk to collect materials - Teamwork; Display materials;
Record - Pictorially and Written; Label all on the Nature Table
The topic was further developed through these lessons:
(1) Measure Tree Trunks - Record; Check age of Tree from a log -
Record; Recording of Nuts & Fruits; Tree Survey of School Gardens
and software (Mad About Science -Life - Disc 2) was used to introduce
the following new information:
Uses of Trees
Needs for growth
Methods of regeneration
Visual display of experiments
Questions on material
choice questions from '1,000 Questions & Answers Resource Book'
to reinforce topic.
in class - planting bulbs.
Life Cycle of a Tree; Repeat Laptop for reinforcement; Quiz on Trees;
Design a Tree, Display for the classroom.