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Fantastic Fruit

Explore your favorite foods and learn about their unique adaptations and intriguing characteristics.

Additional Fee
Ages 8–11
30 minutes
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Is a tomato a fruit or a vegetable? What are some of the unique adaptations plants have for reproduction? Students will learn the answers to these questions and more when educators dissect their favorite foods.

About Group Demonstrations

Demonstrations are explorations where participants watch and engage with a Science Museum educator who showcases amazing scientific experiments to guests.

Fantastic Fruit can be added to your group visit for an additional fee. Click here for pricing.

Fantastic Fruit Is Suitable for Grades 3–5

SOLs covered in this demonstration include:

  • 3rd Grade: 4
  • 4th Grade: 2 and 3

Image of many red tomato slices layred on top of each other