What’s more summery than watermelon? These fun lessons from the National Watermelon Promotion Board are perfect summer science activities and can be modified depending upon the grade range you’re teaching.
Will a Watermelon Float?
Sun, Soil… and Watermelon!
Click on the image below to print a full-size version of this review of what plants need to grow—and the scientific method.
The Watermelon as a Cell Model
Click on the image below to print a full-sized version of this biology activity using a watermelon to model a human cell.
Click on the image below to print a full-size version of this botany activity. Dissect a watermelon flower, understand its parts, and learn how watermelon plants are pollinated.
The Summer Science of Seedless Watermelons
Ever wonder how seedless fruit are grown? Click on the image below to print out a full-size summer science lesson.