Download a larger image of the lavender fields in France. Share the photo with your class, then try these discussion questions and activities:

  • Lavender has been used since the time of early Egypt, when it was part of the embalming process. What are some other uses for lavender throughout history?
  • Lavender is often grown for bees to flavor their honey. How has honey been used over time? Look up what flowers attract bees the most, try this resource.
  • Design a garden that would attract bees.