Schoolio Science: Trees and Forests (45 Pages)
This unit is designed to be suitable for any learner currently at a grade 5, grade 6, or grade 7 working level.
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This Science unit focuses on trees and forests. Your learner will engage in tactile and concrete learning activities, including outdoor explorations, tree identifications, and independent research. The curriculum helps to strengthen investigation and reflection skills. Learners are encouraged to think critically about the importance of forests, and infer what life would be like without them. Learners are engaged with full color pages and interesting and varied activities, improving their scientific understanding of the world around them, and developing strong inquiry skills.
In this 45-page unit, your child will study the following topics:
- Why are Trees Important?
- Trees and Other Living Things
- Nutrient Cycles
- Types of Trees
- Tree Leaves
- How Trees Grow
- Historical Uses of Forests
- Human Impacts on Forests
As is the case with all of our units, this unit includes daily lessons, each with exercises or activities to solidify comprehension, plus answer keys.