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Oh, the Life of a Tree

Grades K and 1

Science, Language Arts, Art

Lesson Plan Summary

Starting with the Great Basin National Park quarter, students will identify natural resources. Students will understand the life cycle of a tree.


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National Standards associated with this lesson plan


National Science Education Standards (NSES)

  • Life Science

Language Arts

National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE)

International Reading Association (IRA)

  • Demonstrate competence in speaking and listening as tools for learning.
  • Use grammatical and mechanical conventions in written compositions.
Great Basin National Park quarter image
Great Basin National
Park Quarter

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