CARD STORY LESSONS
To further explore the life cycle of a plant and its needs.
Plants in the classroom.
Card story/care cards.
Begin with the plant itself.
Provide the children with a great deal of sensorial experience with plants.
After the children have been introduced to plants at different stages, propagation and the care of individual plant you may introduce the card stories.
These card stories concern the plant’s life cycle or deal with the care of a particular plant.
They may include information regarding our use of the plant and, if applicable, which part is edible.
Refer to the Language Manual for the presentation of a card story.
As in presentation.
Encourage children to write and/or draw stories of their own.