Cranberry Craze

Lesson Overview

Students will explore foods used during Thanksgiving, and how some of these foods are pollinated by insects. Using cranberries as an example, students will explore why they are considered a fruit, how they are pollinated, and features of the cranberry that aid in how they are harvested.

1-2 hours
Lesson Type
Traditional Lesson

Essential Question

What types of foods are pollinated by insects? How do the features of cranberries aid in their harvest?

Lesson Created By: Savannah River Ecology Lab