1. Plant's leaves help us figure out what each plant is!
2. Even when the leaves are the same size, the carrots can be very different sizes.
3. Carrots are a root.
4. We eat the orange part and it grew under the ground.
5. We love pulling carrots out of the ground...it makes us laugh...smile...and squeal!
|I love the smiles on their faces when they pull the carrots out of the ground! It's a big one!|
|And the winner of the biggest carrot of the day goes to these two gardeners!|
|We taught leaf structure...take a look at those leaves...it is a ground cherry plant. He pulled it out and looked for orange by the roots...weren't there. What a great teachable moment!|
|We went inside to write down our five senses reflections. How do carrots feel...smell...look...sound...taste?|
|Here are the carrots that they picked. After each kindergarten class is done...they will be shared in our lunchroom!|
|Our school garden helps each and every student grow! Here is the sheet we used to reflect on our activity! I thought I would help you plant a seed!|
Carrots and Our Five Senses Freebie