The Dream of Johnny Appleseed©
Story 49
Words to Know:
sprouts – the first shoots of plants beginning to grow. The rain caused the sprouts to grow.
The name Johnny Appleseed will live forever in our history, not because he was rich and famous but because he was poor, generous and helpful to many who came to settle in the heartland of America. This story is thought to be a true legend.
Read Story Aloud:
Was Johnny Appleseed a real person?
Why did Johnny Appleseed plant so many apple trees?
Why was such a poor man like Johnny Appleseed loved and remembered in our history books?
What would our world be like without generosity?
Enrichment: (Optional)
Experience the reward in donating your time to others.
Character Traits: Define how these character traits relate in the story.