Farmer's Market A Blackbird Academy Fundamentals Lesson

  • What's your favourite fruit?
  • Apples?
  • Strawberries?
  • Blueberries?
  • Is there another fruit you really like?
  • There are many kinds of delicious vegetables, too
  • What is your favourite vegetable?
  • A Farmer's Market is a great place to buy fruits, vegetables, and other good things to eat
  • A Farmer's Market is a place where farmers sell the food they grow on their farms
  • Our city, Vancouver, has many Farmer's Markets
  • Let's look at some pictures of Farmer's Markets. What do you see? What are the people doing?
  • Have you been to a Farmer's Market?
  • Maybe you went to a Farmer's Market with your family to buy fruits and vegetables...and have a delicious treat!
  • Other things you can buy at a Farmer's Markets are: bread, meat, cheese, things to drink, and flowers
  • You can also buy crafts (like jewelry and pottery)
Bread and pottery
  • The food at Farmer's Markets is grown on farms that are close to Vancouver.
A small farm with chickens, vegetables...and a farmer!
  • Some of the food is even grown in the city of Vancouver!
A community garden in Vancouver, with vegetables and flowers
  • When food comes from farms that are close to the city, it is really fresh
  • Fresh food tastes delicious and is very good for us
  • Farmer's Markets are fun
  • You might hear someone playing music, or see someone making magic!
What instruments are they playing?
A balloon artist
  • You can try new foods at a Farmer's Market; we call these 'samples'
Sampling fruit juice at a Farmer's Market
  • It's fun to talk with the farmers;
  • They can tell you all about their food: how they grow it, how to cook name it!
  • There is a Farmer's Market very close to Blackbird Academy
  • It's called the Yaletown Farmer's Market
  • Maybe you will go there with your family!
Yaletown Farmer's Market
  • See you there!
Created By
Blackbird Academy of Childhood Education INC.

Made with Adobe Slate

Make your words and images move.

Get Slate

Report Abuse

If you feel that this video content violates the Adobe Terms of Use, you may report this content by filling out this quick form.

To report a Copyright Violation, please follow Section 17 in the Terms of Use.