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Meet a Tree

Lesson Overview

Learning Outcomes

  • Students will identify parts of the tree and learn their functions.
  • Students will add to their vocabulary.


  • Can you identify the parts of the tree and say what their jobs are? Yes/No

Setting the Stage (approx. lesson time: 1 hr.)

  • Have the students study the diagrams in their information booklets.
  • If available, have the students look at the poster, The Secret Life of a Tree.

Materials Needed

  • Meet a Tree-Information booklet. (one per student)
  • Question Sheets
  • Lesson Overview and Lesson Plan
  • Poster: THE SECRET LIFE OF A TREE (if available)

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