Preschool Plants and Gardens

Ideas for the plants and gardens theme in your preschool: art, science, snacks and more.
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How to make a seed book for your science center w/ ziplock bags & real seeds

Make a Seed Book - PreKinders

It's plant time!!

It's plant time!!

Exploring seeds using The Tiny Seed by Eric Carle (or any other seed book you choose)

Exploring seeds in the gardening center

Science for Kids: Observing Plant Growth with Bulbs (with a FREE printable observation sheet!)~ Buggy and Buddy

Science for Kids: Observing Plant Growth Using Bulbs

Tops and Bottoms (book) - We are starting a plant unit and this is a perfect visual for that.

First Grade Fever!: plants

KMG-This is a great charting activity with plants and can be used toward the end of the lesson to ensure that the students understand the lesson. The parts of the plant and what the plants give are more complex complex concepts for kindergarten, but it is still okay to introduce and teach it. I just will not require reciprocation of the information in order to achieve mastery.

Eberhart's Explorers

lovely cheesecake

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pretend garden for our dramatic play center

Create with Kiddos

Create a mini-greenhouse

Creating a mini-greenhouse in preschool

Neat way to teach about the parts of a tree.

A Little Learning For Two: Science

You Tube videos for Kindergarten

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Worksheets: Plant Life Cycle Flash Cards

Plant Life Cycle Flash Cards

rocks and shells set in concrete for a garden embellishment

September Preschool Crafts | Starting A Preschool

the tiny seed

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Plant Growth: great video to show the kids plant life cycle

Plant Life Cycle

Grow carrots in a 2 liter soda bottle.

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Garlic in a tin, onions in a pot and other cool tips for growing veg in a container.

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parts of a plant song

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DIY garden stones - use a cake pan!

How to Make Stepping Stones - with a Cake Pan

Totally Tots: Jack’s Garden: Vocabulary ~Once Upon a Book

Totally Tots: Jack’s Garden: Vocabulary ~Once Upon a Book

from teach preschool, use clear contact paper, sticky side up and packing tape to anchor. Put supplies in cups and let the chilren explore. Use with gail Gibbons and Eric Carles books about seeds

From seed to flower at the sticky table

The Chocolate Muffin Tree: Experiment: How to Grow a Potato

The Chocolate Muffin Tree: Experiment: How to Grow a Potato

Book, Mrs. Spitzer's Garden by Edith Pattou

Mrs. Spitzer's Garden - Teaching Heart Blog

"Growing Carrots from the tops ~ Works for pineapples too ~ Fun Classroom Activities and Experiments to Interest Children / Kids in Growing Plants"- gotta try!

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Carrot cookies in oreo crumbs! Too cute!

Our Dish: Carrots in Dirt