Johnny Appleseed Lessons

John Chapman was born in 1774 on September 26th. He traveled the country palnting apple seeds. This activity gave birth to the Johnny Appleseed legend. Here are some excellent links and lessons based on his life.

A site dedicated to his life.


A large link site to lessons that are mainly primary level.

Apple lessons, but a few on Johnny

An article and primary lessons

Powerpoint presentations about Appleseed


A writing exercise

Large link site to lessons at several levels.

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