Possible school experiment to show importance of wetlands/riparian zones! This shows the importance of plants in our soil. Plants like trees and grasses help purify ground water. Without them the ground water gets polluted and harder to clean and drink.
Tops and Bottoms book f/u chart. Perfect for plants unit! I would add a picture next to each word for pre-k students. Making this an interactive chart using velcro would be a great hands on activity for this age group as well.
You’d like to grow tomatoes but you’re short on space ? Then this unusual growing method is for you ! It’s proven to be very effective and if done properly can greatly increase the amount of tomatoes you can grow in a limited space.
Elf house on a tree! That would be cute in the garden, especially in the tree over grown with ivy. How about some battery tea lights in the windows during outdoor parties. I hear the fairies/elves whispering "home school project" in my ear.
Hydrangeas come in a staggering array of shapes, sizes, and varieties. Knowing which of these flowering shrubs will do best in your backyard is the first step to success with this beautiful bloomer. Plus get tips for hydrangea care!
To cover newly planted seedlings with bird netting or season-extending row covers, simply bend two pieces of ½-inch PVC pipe to form semi-circles, and slip their ends into the pipes inside the bed. Then drape the bird netting or row covers over them.