A Garden Plot: The Tale of Peter Rabbit

A Garden Plot: The Tale of Peter Rabbit By Donica O'Laughlin
Edited by Pamela Emery
September 2003

Grade: K-1

Subjects: Science, English Language Arts

This unit uses The Tale of Peter Rabbit and other stories by Beatrix Potter as a vehicle to teach reading, writing, and science concepts. This unit encourages students to think about where their food comes from, distinguish between fact and fiction, observe roots and soil, and write about personal experiences they have while caring for the personal gardens they create.