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Strawberry Lesson Plan

Strawberry Lesson Plan

strawberriesSpring Produce of the Week

Background Information

Growing strawberries requires full sunlight and well-drained soil. Hanging strawberry planters are the favorite growing method for gardeners. They are rich in vitamin C, fiber, vitamin B and folic acid that may help fight cancer, encourage metabolism and slow the aging process. Minerals in strawberries such as copper, iron, fluorine and iodine promote cell health and dental health. This heart-shaped little beauty is great for keeping your heart healthy. Herbie is the main character in this vegetable series. His mother, Violet, is teaching him to be healthy by eating foods with rich vitamin and mineral value.

Florida Standards-
SC.1.L.14.1, SC.1.L.14.2, SC.1.N.1.3, SC.1.P.8.1, SC.2.N.1.1, SC.2.P.8.1, SC.3.N.1.1, SC.3.N.1.3, SC.3.N.1.6,