Do your children ask about why the leaves change colors in the Fall? Fall Leaves Change Colors by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld is book that comes highly recommended from The Preschool Toolbox Blog. Read this book and then do some science activities to help learn about why the color change occurs.
Explore the concept of chlorophyll fading from the leaves first by making a color, scratch, and reveal card or doing some leaf excavating in the salt tray. Also practice sorting and graphing leaves!
See the full lesson about Why Do Fall Leaves Change Colors? over at The Preschool Toolbox Blog.