This Square Foot Fall Garden lesson plan also includes:
First graders learn the basic needs of plants and identify geometric shapes while planting a fall garden. Combining math and science in one lesson, the resource guides kids through starting their class garden as they discover the benefits of gardening and healthy eating.
- Use in your science unit about the life cycle of a plant, or in your math lesson about geometric shapes and grids
- A good introduction to your class garden unit, as it covers the basics of plant care and needs
- Provides a planting guide, worksheet for planning a garden, and a rubric for skill assessment