|Class 1 – 3/11/2023||Student introduction. Fill out student questionnaire and build Lego minifigures.|
|Class 2 – 3/18/2023||Learn about Eco-friendly and organic farming. Build Lego vegetable garden/farm.|
|Class 3 – 3/25/2023||Learn about healthy eating. Lego grocery shopping/cooking show.|
Class 1 – Student Introduction
Class 2 – Eco-friendly and Organic Farming
Fill in the color of the fruit.
- Which are your favorite and why?
- Which are grown in the ground/on the ground/above ground/on trees?
- Which are Vegetables and which are Fruits? See Answers.
- Tomatoes are the most popular fruit in the world.
- Pumpkins and cucumber are also fruits.
- Potatoes were the first vegetable to be drown in outer space.
- Not all oranges are orange.
- Cranberries can bounce.
- Broccoli are actually flowers you eat.
- Durian is the smelliest fruit in the world.
Eco-Friendly Farming Concepts…
Ecological Friendly farming means farming that won’t harm the environment.
Organic foods are healthier for you and the environment because they avoid synthetic fertilizers and pesticides. They promote wealth waterways, soil, air, and wildlife.
|Bees||Bees help pollinate the flowers and later lead to fruits. We are harvest their honey from hives as ingredients to make all kinds of other foods.|
|Butterflies||Butterflies are not only fun to watch, they also are pollinators like bees. They can travel long distances.|
|Ladybugs||Ladybugs are beneficial insects that eat other insects that harms the vegetables.|
|Composting||Composting is a mixture of ingredients used as plant food. It is prepared by decomposing plants, food waste, recycling organic materials, and manure.|
|Greenhouse||Use sun’s heat to maintain an ideal temperature and environment for plants to grow.|
|Trees||Not only does tree provide fruits, it also acts has an natural barrier for winds and prevents erosion.|
|Outdoor Dinning||Uses less energy than indoor. Provide natural shade.|
|Flowers||Not only does it make the garden more visual appealing, it also attracts pollinators like bees and butterflies.|
|Water Barrel||Recycle and reduce the use of water.. Collect water from kitchen or during raining season.|
Class 3 – Healthy Eating
|Grain||Bread, Cereal, Rice|
|Vegetables||Tomatoes, Broccoli, Carrots|
|Fruit||Apple, Strawberry, Pineapple, Grapes|
|Meat, Fish, Beans||Fish, Chicken, Nuts, Eggs|
Design Your Dish
Lego Grocery Shopping and Cooking Show
|Spaghetti with Meatballs||Ground Pork, Spaghetti Noodles, Tomatoes, Onions, Bell Peppers.|
|Greek Salad||Lettuce, Cheese, Olives, Tomatoes, Cucumbers|
|Vegetable Hotpot||Tofu, Mushrooms, Corn, Bok Choy, Onion|
|Kung Pao Chicken with Rice||Rice, Chicken, Carrots, Onion, Bell Peppers, Peanuts, Hot Peppers|
|Chicken Noodle Soup||Chicken, Noodles, Onion, Carrots|
|Chicken Pot Pie||Chicken, Carrots, Peas, Celery, Flour|
|Chicken Alfredo||Chicken, Noodles, Cheese, Peas, Broccoli, Carrots, Mushrooms|
|Sushi Roll||Rice, Seaweed, Carrots, Eggs, Cucumber.|
|Veg Burger with Fries||Buns, Veg Patties, Lettuce, Pickles, Tomatoes, Potatoes.|
|Veg Kebabs||Mushrooms, Onion, Bell Peppers, Pineapples.|