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Growing Guide: How to Grow Sensory Plants

The plant kingdom offers such a wealth of sensory opportunities. Plants come in all sorts of shapes, colors, sizes, with seemingly infinite fragrances and tastes.

How To Make Garden Seed Bombs

Learn how to make DIY seed bombs with a few basic ingredients and a couple of packets of your favorite flower seeds. This easy activity makes garden seed bombs with paper, no clay is involved.

Design a Garden that Honors Individuality and Fosters Connection - KidsGardening

Spending time in the garden can awaken the senses of touch, smell, and taste, and attune a child to the subtler sights and sounds of nature.

Starting a School Garden Program

The school garden offers a place to enrich teaching efforts with powerful hands-on experiences that make learning come alive.

There's Only One You: Tips to Create a Rock Garden Project

Back in May, one of my co-workers shared a school-wide project idea that went viral on social media from Scarymommy.com. The project was a rock garden inspired by the book "Only One You" by Linda Kranz, and decorated the landscaping of Sharon Elementary School in Newburgh, Indiana. The garden was the idea of Jessica Moyes, who is the art teacher at Sharon Elementary. Jessica, your design has inspired multiple schools to create their own rock gardens within their own schools. Our school's…

How to Create a Worm Farm with Kids

This is so much fun for homeschoolers or just to get the kids involved in the garden! Learn How to create a worm farm with kids!

What Children Learn in the Garden

Gross Motor Hauling dirt, compost, mulch Digging Moving plants Weeding Picking produce Health Knowledge Good/not-so-good f...

The Garden Salad

39 · My old school Garden Salad. The one I can make any day because I always have these vegetables on hand! And sometimes, when I feel like getting really fancy, I even add a sprinkle of parsley. 😳There really are no rules when it comes to a Garden Salad. Any greens, any vegetables. Make this your own!


  • 1 Carrot
  • 1 cup Cherry or grape tomatoes
  • 1 Cucumber
  • 1 small head Iceberg lettuce or other lettuce or leafy greens
  • 1 tsp Parsley or chives
  • 1/2 tsp Dijon mustard
Baking & Spices
  • 1/2 tsp Black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp Cooking/kosher salt
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1 tbsp Cider vinegar
  • 3 tbsp Olive oil, extra virgin
Begin a school garden with tight funds by using community resources, connecting with local gardeners, and planting seeds in recycled containers. Buy organic compost in bulk to avoid purchasing expensive fertilizers and guarantee key nutrients in your school garden.

Beginning a school garden with a limited budget calls for creativity. Learn money-saving suggestions for a school garden including finding community resources, where to search online for cheap or free garden tools, acquiring and starting seeds, and best practices for buying compost in bulk.