Summer Science Lesson

Lesson Ideas | Educational Innovations, Inc.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?

Click on the image below to print a full-size version of this clever summer science lesson in buoyancy.
Summer science lesson - Educational Innovations Blog


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.

Summer science lesson - Educational Innovations Blog


 

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.

Summer science lesson - Educational Innovations Blog

 


 

Botany, Anyone?

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.

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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.

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2 Responses to Summer Science Lesson

  1. Brian Herrin says:

    Your seedless watermelon lesson is not coming up on my computer but I do get a lesson on counting watermelon seeds.

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