I also made some strings of popcorn and sunflower seeds to hang in our bushes. Birds love popcorn apparently (not microwave popcorn though because that has too much salt and butter etc).
Popcorn turkey via SayYes! to Hoboken
PAPER-BAG TURKEY: This simple, popcorn-filled paper-bag turkey from One Charming Party crafter Sara Westbrook is a perfect centerpiece for a children's Thanksgiving table. If the popcorn is buttered or cooked in oil, use plastic bags or wax paper to line the paper bags. - Tutorial on marthastewart.com
Easy Project for kids to figure out how plants take root and grow. Juju decided to show worms and compost, sun, rain, and old seeds.
"Compost Stew" is a rhyming picture book with a lot going for it! The illustrations are bright collages of recyclined materials, it teaches kids about composting to improve soil and it's also an alphabet book. Wow! This would be a fun go-along book to pair up with a gardening craft.
This image gave us an idea: Why not transform your aquarium into a see-through landfill experiment for the kids to observe? Put organic matter inside along with dirt and also plastics, as well as bio-plastics to see how they all break down over time.
Compost book, need this book, kids are still like what are you doing, and why