The Pumpkin Project from Growing in Pre K. Open a pumpkin, add soil & water & watch the seeds already inside the pumpkin grow. Also links to other activities to teach about & observe the pumpkin life cycle. Recommends reading the book "Pumpkin Jack" several times during this process.
➡ Growing Blueberries in Containers Good news! It’s easy to grow blueberries in containers on your deck or patio. That’s a boon for small-space gardeners—and it’s fun to have the berries to pick at the outdoor breakfast table even when you have a blueberry hedge elsewhere in your yard. Blueberries are at the top of the health-boosting hit parade and they’re popular with all ages.
Wondering what to do with your plants when you have to leave town and need to keep them watered? Why not try this Pop Bottle Drip Irrigation System. Simply take a plastic bottle, poke small holes in the bottom, place it inside your planter next to the roots of your plants, and fill the bottle with water. Then screw on the lid of the bottle, and you'll have an automatic drip system for your plants while you're away.
Food That Magically Regrows Itself from Kitchen Scraps
Comment tailler le basilic pour avoir des plantes énormes !! (Trad. Google) Regardez de nouveau l'image de la plante peu mignon. Voyez comment il a deux feuilles? C'est important. Sur une plante de basilic les feuilles poussent par deux opposés les uns les autres. Comme la petite plante envoie la tige elle va croître deux feuilles. Vous devez aller à ces deux feuilles et tailler environ un pouce ou deux au-dessus. (Plusieurs élagages a faire...).
Weather: Fill the cup with water. Put shaving cream on top for a cloud. Explain that when clouds get really heavy with water, it rains! Then put blue food coloring on top of the cloud, and watch it rain. Kids love experiments! WEATHER UNIT by jenniferET