|Week #||Q2 W7|
|Unit of Instruction||Conifers and Deciduous Trees|
Discuss basic classification and characteristics of plants.
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
Students will learn the difference between evergreen (conifers) and deciduous trees. Students will learn how long it takes conifers to grow.
Students will watch a video about one of the largest Christmas tree farms in the United States. In this video they will learn about the different types of conifers, the different types of needles, and what makes them unique. We will then discuss deciduous trees and what makes them different from conifers. Students will finish with a craft activity.