Where is our Food from? Gathering data from the supermarket, and then mapping our fruits and veggies: learn lessons in geography, nutrition, science, and about our food system. Would be great to add an economics layer too!
The world on an orange lesson plan - excellent idea for mapping lesson - Hoekzema-is there somewhere in the grade curriculum that encourages orange art? I remember doing something similar to this and it was a huge flop. Perhaps longitude/latitude lines?