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3 edition of The Tiny Seed (Big Book with Teaching Notes) found in the catalog.

The Tiny Seed (Big Book with Teaching Notes)

The Tiny Seed (Big Book with Teaching Notes)

  • 146 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic .
Written in English


ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7543038M
ISBN 100590727206
ISBN 109780590727204

Plew Elementary School has posted some great resources for The Tiny Seed including several PowerPoint presentations, a Jeopardy game, flashcards, and an interactive whiteboard activity that I used in class. What did they learn? Keep a journal together and draw or write about how many days or weeks it takes the seed to sprout and flower. The author asks listeners to press, count, clap, and tap to summon sun and rain, which help the seedlings grow.

Chart the lifecycle of the seed in the book noticing the cyclical pattern. Invite your children to become a seed once more blow in the wind and find a new place to land. VERDICT Sure to engage listeners by calling for their active responses, this is a top choice for collections serving the youngest readers and nature lovers. What were some of the things that could happen to a seed? Ask questions such as what do you think happens after the seed is planted in the ground etc. The illustrations become more plentiful and colorful as the flowers grow, mirroring the naturally occurring miracles of real gardens.

Closure: Have the children show me their final product and explain hat they have done. What words did we predict would be in the story? Chart the lifecycle of the seed in the book noticing the cyclical pattern. Keep a journal together and draw or write about how many days or weeks it takes the seed to sprout and flower. Ask them what they think is going to happen in the book and record their predictions. Keep the plant watered and place it in a sunny window once it pushes through the soil.


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The Tiny Seed book

While we are anxiously awaiting warmer weather and Earth Day, gear up for the season with The Tiny Seed activities from my friends below.

They were allowed to read to each other, read silently, or take turns reading. Remember, exposure is key. Illustrated by Erin E. The illustrations become more plentiful and colorful as the flowers grow, mirroring the naturally occurring miracles of real gardens.

This time is necessary for searching and sorting links. Based on the assessment you created, what can you conclude about your impact on student learning? Gr PreK What did they learn? We also watched this Scholastic video featuring Eric Carle: During-Reading Activities We made some connections to the story by exploring different kinds of seeds like sunflower seeds, beans, dandelion seeds, orange seeds, and apple seeds.

Verb Tense The story is written in the present tense. Once upon a time, when I spent my days in a library full of books and The Tiny Seed book, and planned my lessons to open their hearts and minds to the natural miracles of our planet, I usually picked this classic by Eric Carle to read to first grade at some point.

Did they learn? If the seeds are still on the plant see if you can guess how they might be dispersed. Practice categorizing by talking about each material and what season it would best fit into. Read More.

Read the book to the children and ask the following questions when finished. Against the odds, however, this tiny seed survives to grow into a grand, beautiful flower, ready, in turn, to send its seeds out into the world on the wind. Plant the sock in rich dirt. It seems everything will always be brown until suddenly, "It's Spring!

We found that many of the books featured animals and some of them had repeating words and phrases. I love the different tools and containers she uses to build this activity. We divided into small groups and read some of his other books.

Do you think it will grow flowers? Ask questions such as what do you think happens after the seed is planted in the ground etc. Which word would you choose?

Show your children the popcorn seeds and use a hot air or microwave popper to pop the corn. You can purchase The Tiny Seed here. This Year's Garden by Cynthia Rylant. It is an environmental warning, showing the exploitation and industrialization of the world, and their negative consequences for many species.

Seed Dispersal Activity Have students identify and diagram the structure and function of the four main parts of a flowering plant: stem, root, leaf, and flower. Identify what plants need in order to go through photosynthesis: right climate, carbon dioxide, light, water, and nutrients.

There are some children in my classroom who speak Spanish at home and English in school and because I know a few words in Spanish, but not many that are in this book, I will look up some key words that will be beneficial for the students to hear in their home language in order to help them understand the sequence of the story.

See if you can decide how the seed got to that particular place. Look for evidence of life in each season and pluck it from your yard or school grounds, if possible!Jan 24,  · Appropriate for even the youngest child, Plant the Tiny Seed is never the same book twice—no matter how many times you read it!

And for curious young nature lovers, a page of facts about seeds, flowers, and the insects and animals featured in the book is included at the end.5/5(1). Nov 20,  · The charming tale of The Tiny Seed, by beloved author and illustrator Eric Carle, is now available as a Level 2 Ready-to-Read!

Eric Carle’s classic story of the life cycle of a flower is told through the adventures of a tiny seed%(K). Have materials away from children during the reading, but ready for them once the book is finished.

Engage: Tell the children that I have a book to read to them that is called The Tiny Seed. Show them the cover of the book and ask them why they think I am going to read this particular book. The Tiny Seed. by Eric Carle. Picture Book. 36 pages. Grades PreK Find this book: Amazon. Teacher's Guide.

It's fall and seeds are being blown along by the wind. The seeds travel on a perilous journey: one of the bigger seeds is burned by the sun, another. The Tiny Seed story recall pictures will help students comprehend and sequence the story, The Tiny Seed by Eric Carle. As an entire class, students can illustrate these story recall pictures.

Then teachers can use them to help students with comprehension skills or play class games. Today’s spring book is The Tiny Seed by Eric Carle. It’s a book about the journey of a seed.

The Tiny Seed Activities

It’s a great way to introduce the life cycle of a plant. This is a wonderful way to get science into your home!