- To identify and describe the basic structure of a variety of common flowering plants.
- To understand where food comes from.
Before the Lesson
There are pre-lesson activities available including teacher guidance, an activity sheet and a presentation! Click here to access these resources.
Prepare your students to take part in the live lesson by asking them to think about questions they would like to ask our expert speaker, Farmer Hannah, and submitting them here.
Don’t worry, there will be plenty more opportunities to submit your questions during the lesson too.
If you would like a shout-out for your class, you can submit your request here.
Josh and Jennie will open the lesson with a brief introduction to Harvest LIVE 2022.
Activity: Parts of the plant
They will explain the different parts of the plant and set students a sorting activity to decide which parts of a plant various food products are made from.
Jennie will introduce students to Farmer Hannah who will explain how she grows her cereal crops (wheat and barely) and show us how her combine harvester works.
Activity: World’s biggest combine harvester
Back in the studio, Josh and Jennie will teach everyone some actions for each stage of the combine harvesting process and all the children watching from around the world will complete them together to form the world’s biggest combine harvester.
Activity: Wheat detectives
Josh and Jennie will share some of the wheat detective work that your students have been completing.
Questions and answers
Farmer Hannah will join us in the studio to answer your students’ questions. BUTTON.
After the Lesson
Extend your students’ learning with these activities. Don’t forget to share your photos with us on @NFUEducation on Twitter and Instagram!
There are post-lesson activities available including teacher guidance, an activity sheet and a presentation! Click here to access these resources.
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NFU Young Farmer Ambassador
Children engaging from all over the world!