A Day on the Farm

A Day on the Farm

6-7 yrs old

8-10 yrs old

Animals

Science

Technology

Students will investigate the different structures on a dairy farm, how they’re designed/built, and how the farmer uses them to produce dairy.

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April 12, 2021

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Skills

  • Project Based Learning

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Lesson Plan for A Day on the Farm

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Learning Objectives

  • Life on a farm: Teach students about life on a working farm; career options associated with dairy farming, as well as the layout and machinery used in modern farms.

Guiding Ideas

Students will investigate the different structures on a dairy farm, how they’re designed/built, and how the farmer uses them to produce dairy.

Designed for grade 1 science and technology curriculum, understanding structures and mechanisms strand.

 

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Performance Expectations

By the end of the lesson, students will:

3.2) Describe structures as supporting frameworks.

3.4) Describe the function/purpose of the observable characteristics (e.g., texture, height, shape, colour) of various objects and structures, using information gathered through their senses.

3.5) Identify the materials that make up objects and structures.

3.6) Distinguish between objects (including structures) and materials found in nature (e.g., tree: sap) and those made

by humans.

Skills

  • Project Based Learning

Supporting Files

Lesson Plan


Lesson Plan for A Day on the Farm

Minecraft World


Minecraft World file for A Day on the Farm