Learn about watermelon with this short unit study! Complete with video links, book suggestions and fun activities this unit study will provide a couple hours of fun learning this summer!
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The Watermelon Unit Study Includes:
Links to videos: A few short videos about watermelons.
Book Suggestions: Links to a couple books about watermelons.
Notebooking Page: Take notes and/or draw pictures while you watch videos and read books about watermelons.
Listening to Learn Activity: Parents read directions while children color, draw and write on a picture of a watermelon, the vine it grows on and Africa where it originated.
Sugar Content of Foods: Learn the sugar content of honey and a variety of fruits, color in the percentage of sugar on a 100 square grid, arrange the fruits in order of sweetness and taste a few fruits and see if you can taste the difference.
Hands-on Projects: Explore a watermelon, plant a seed, draw a watermelon, and try some recipes!
Quiz about Watermelons: Assess what your children learned with a fun, short quiz.
Pages: 10 pages
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