Kansas Foundation for
Agriculture in the Classroom

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Cotton’s Incredible Journey

Through this lesson plan on cotton's journey, students have an opportunity to look at the life of cotton from seed to the finished product. They will also learn about the history and get involved in hands on activities related to cotton.

Suggested Grade Level: 4th – 5th

Time: 75 minutes

Subjects: Science, Social Studies, Language Arts

Objectives:

  1. Students will learn the sequence of cotton production and what each step entails.

  2. Students will be able to identify the different parts of a cotton plant.