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Ch 20: Trees for Elementary School

About This Chapter

Elementary students will enjoy these engaging science lessons about trees. Have your students work through these lessons and quizzes whenever they need to study for an exam, catch up in class or improve their understanding of various types of trees.

Trees for Elementary School - Chapter Summary

This chapter provides fun and simple lessons on trees. Designed for an elementary-level audience, these lessons explore the parts and life cycles of trees, as well as facts about deciduous and coniferous trees. You can assign these lessons as homework or use them in the classroom. Short quizzes accompany each lesson to help your students reinforce their understanding of the material.

Chapter Topics

  • Facts about horse chestnut trees
  • Tree parts
  • The differences between deciduous and coniferous trees
  • Types of coniferous trees
  • Deciduous tree facts
  • Beech trees
  • The life cycle of trees

Who It's For

Kids who need extra help learning about trees will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There's no faster or easier way to learn interesting facts about trees.

  • Students who have fallen behind in understanding information about different tree types
  • Students who have learning disabilities or need a little extra help learning about trees
  • Students who prefer multiple ways of learning about science (visual or auditory)
  • Students who have missed class and need to catch up
  • Students who need an efficient and convenient way to learn about trees
  • Students who struggle to understand their science teachers
  • Students who attend schools without extra science resources

How It Works

  • Find lessons in the chapter that cover the tree topics your student needs to learn or review.
  • Press play to watch the video lesson with your student or read through the text lesson.
  • Refer to the video transcripts and highlighted vocab words to reinforce learning about trees.
  • Test your student's understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
  • Verify your student understands tree facts by completing the Trees for Elementary School chapter exam.

7 Lessons in Chapter 20: Trees for Elementary School
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Life Cycle of Trees: Lesson for Kids

1. Life Cycle of Trees: Lesson for Kids

The circle of life is a beautiful thing and the life cycle of a tree is no exception. Come and learn about the different phases within the life cycle of a tree in this lesson.

Parts of a Tree Lesson for Kids: Functions & Diagram

2. Parts of a Tree Lesson for Kids: Functions & Diagram

Can you name a living thing that has a crown, but isn't royalty? Trees have a crown and several other parts, each of which has an important job to do. Explore the parts of a tree in this lesson.

Deciduous Trees Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts

3. Deciduous Trees Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts

You know that trees lose their leaves in autumn, but that's only true for deciduous trees! Keep reading to learn which trees are deciduous and explore some facts about them.

Coniferous Trees Lesson for Kids: Types & Facts

4. Coniferous Trees Lesson for Kids: Types & Facts

There are many different types of trees, including coniferous trees. In this lesson, learn about specific types of coniferous trees and where they are found.

Deciduous vs. Coniferous Trees: Lesson for Kids

5. Deciduous vs. Coniferous Trees: Lesson for Kids

Did you ever wonder why some trees lose their leaves in the fall but others don't? Learn about the differences between deciduous and coniferous trees, and the forests where they grow.

Beech Trees: Lesson for Kids

6. Beech Trees: Lesson for Kids

Learn what beech trees look like and how they grow. This lesson covers different types of beech trees, including the American beech, European beech, Chinese beech, and Japanese beech.

Horse Chestnut Tree Facts: Lesson for Kids

7. Horse Chestnut Tree Facts: Lesson for Kids

The horse chestnut tree is only a distant cousin of the chestnut tree and has an interesting story of its own. Come learn about this tree, where it came from, what it looks like and how it got its name.

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