Harvest the edible foods you have been growing in the allotment. Study, smell and feel them before turning them into a class snack! Why not perform the Food Chain dance to an audience before you eat?
i) Identify that most living things live in habitats to which they are suited and describe how different habitats provide for the basic needs of different kinds of animals and plants, and how they depend on each other.
ii) Identify and name a variety of plants and animals in their habitats, including microhabitats.
iii) Describe how animals obtain their food from plants and other animals, using the idea of a simple food chain, and identify and name different sources of food.
- Ask simple questions and recognise that they can be answered in different ways.
- Observe closely, using simple equipment.
- Perform simple tests.
- Identify and classify.
- Use their observations and ideas to suggest answers to questions.
- Gather and record data to help answer questions.
Extended Writing Opportunities
Information text: Make posters persuading people to grow more food in their gardens and allotments; include useful tips on how to be successful.