Lemon Day in School

Lemon Day in School
Wonder Years Preschool Townsend

Lemons are the main ingredient in one of America’s favorite summertime.

National Lemon Juice Day 2019 in United States

“It was Lemon Day in school this week! We counted them, smelled them, tasted them, made lemonade, used them in our sensory table, and made lemon volcanoes! The classroom smelled great!”  Wonder Years Preschool Townsend

lemon facts:

  • California and Arizona farms produce 95% of the entire U.S. lemon crop.
  • Lemon trees bloom and produce fruit year-round.
  • Each tree can produce between 500 and 600 pounds of lemons in a year.

Science Projects:

Do Lemons Float or SinkDo lemons sink or float?

Fill up a bucke with water. Discuss and make your predictions. Drop a whole lemon in the water to find out. Will the same thing happen with a bigger lemon? A smaller lemon? When the lemon is sliced? When the lemon is sliced even smaller?

Preschool Science Experiment with baking soda & lemon juice

Take an empty soda bottle and fill it about half way water and the juice of a couple of lemons. Add a small amount of baking soda and watch it fizz. Add more see what happens.

National Lemon Juice Day 2019 in United States
lemon day
We’ve been having lots of learning fun with lemons.
Wonder Years Preschool Townsend

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Author: Shari Hassell

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