3D Tree

A bit of cutting and stapling will produce wonderful, little trees that stand up on their own. Decorate the tree for a great winter holiday project, or create several trees of various sizes to make a tabletop scene.

Grades covered: 0 through 8
Curriculum Topics: 3-dimensional art, Traditions, Ecosystems

Standards

Idea Sheets are cross-referenced to subjects listed in the Common Core, Next Generation Science Standards, and California Content Standards.

Common Standards Click to View

Use evidence to support the explanation that traits can be influenced by the environment. ||Next Generation Science Standards||Grade 3||Life Science||Heredity: Inheritance and Variation of Traits |||Use a model to represent the relationship between the needs of different plants or animals (including humans) and the places they live. ||Next Generation Science Standards||Kindergarten||Earth and Space Science||Earth and Human Activity

California Standards (Click to View)

3.a. Ecosystems can be characterized in terms of their living and nonliving components.||CA Science||Grade 4||02. Life Sciences||3. Living organisms depend on one another and on their environment for survival.|||3.b. For any particular environment, some kinds of plants and animals survive well, some survive less well, and some cannot survive at all.||CA Science||Grade 4||02. Life Sciences||3. Living organisms depend on one another and on their environment for survival.

Categories include:
  • Life Science
  • Visual and Performing Arts
  • Grades K-2
  • Grades 3-5
  • Grades 6-8
  • Science
  • Art
Tags: Arts & Crafts, Natural Resources
Subjects covered: ["Art","Life Science"]