4Many baby animals are born in the Spring time too. One fun thing to do in the Spring is to play outside in the warm weather after being inside all Winter long.
5The blossoms become the fruit on the tree in the summer time The blossoms become the fruit on the tree in the summer time! That’s right, fruit grows where the tree’s flowers used to be.
6Look at all the leaves on this tree in the Summer Look at all the leaves on this tree in the Summer! The tree needs the leaves to make and store food for the tree to last through the cold Winter. This tree is busy making food for itself!One fun thing to do in the Summer is play in the cool sprinklers since the weather is so hot!
7Yummy fruits have seeds in them that help new plants to grow Yummy fruits have seeds in them that help new plants to grow. What comes after summer?
8Autumn comes next. Some people call this season Fall Autumn comes next! Some people call this season Fall. What has happened to the leaves on the trees now?
9The leaves change colors because the tree has stored enough food for the Winter and does not need the leaves to make any more food this year. Soon the tree will go into dormancy, or a slowed growth process due to cold weather.
10When the end of Autumn is near, the trees begin to lose their colorful leaves. One fun thing to do is rake up the fallen leaves into piles and jump in them. Give a thumbs up if you have done this before.
11Now it is Winter time. All of the leaves have fallen off of the tree Now it is Winter time. All of the leaves have fallen off of the tree. The tree is in dormancy.Building a snowman is a fun thing to do in the Winter!
12Be patient tree, soon it will be Spring time again and you will make new blossoms on your branches.
13Now let’s compare… Spring: (Blossoms) End of March, April, May, until the end of JuneAutumn(Colorful leaves)End of Sept., Oct., Nov., until the end of Dec.Summer:(Fruits)End of June, July, August, until the end of SeptemberWinter(Bare tree)End of Dec., Jan., Feb., until the end of March