Winter Sowing: Winter Container Gardening, Wintersowing
Winter Sowing: Find the best gardening method to rid the winter-time blues. Learn how Winter Seed Sowing can provide numerous amounts of seedlings for your home and garden
Smitten with First -
Whew. It's been a while. Just when I think I am ready to sit down and blog, BAM, life happens. SO, here I am! Fiiiiinally blogging! The past 2 weeks have been all about plants! I absolutely LOVE all things spring so I could NOT wait to get the ball rolling with this unit. We started off looking at seed, identifying their parts, and made these seed flip books. We also identified what plants need in order to grow and made these flowers. We wrote what the plants needed under each leaf. We also…
Carrots in a Bottle
My buddies and I have grown carrot tops many times. Usually, it's a group project that we do in the winter time. It's easy and inexpensive, and I thought it would be nice for my buddies to have their own carrot project this time. I cut the tops off of some carrots, leaving about an inch or so of top. When we planted, we put them in little bottles that I had cut in half. By also cutting 3 vertical slits up the side of the bottle, it allows the top of the bottle to slide over the bottom half…
[Time-Lapse] Mung Bean Germination
Time lapse of mung bean germination process. Took about 3 and half days.Music:Chrono Trigger - Town Life in Pianoby kLuTzOverClocked ReMix (http://www.ocremi...
Lil Garden Cuties & a Freebie!
Hey blogging friends! Just a little post to share some of the things that we've been working on this past week...PLANTS! Plants that grow u...
Jack and the Beanstalk Reading Activities
Story retelling, alphabet practice, and phonemic awareness activities to go with Jack and the Beanstalk
Science for Kids: Exploring How Water Travels Through Leaves
Science (STEM) for Kids: Exploring how water travels through a leaf or leaves (w/ FREE printable recording sheet). Perfect for a plant unit! (NGSS: Disciplinary Core Idea LS1.C)~ BuggyandBuddy.com
How Do Leaves Breathe? A Simple Science Experiment for Kids
Learn what plants breathe through with this leaf & tree science experiment as kids get hands-on with the process of photosynthesis!