California Almonds: An Almond Story

California Almonds: An Almond Story Written and Edited by DeAnn Tenhunfeld, Mary Pat Jones, Rebecca Bailey, Jenny Nicolau
February 2016

Grade: 3-5

Standards: Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Math, Next Generation Science Standards

This five-lesson unit for grades 3-5 teaches about agriculture by focusing on all aspects of the almond industry. Students will learn about the people involved in growing almonds, development of almond trees and nuts, almond processing, different uses of almonds, almond history, and nutritional information.