The Garden Classroom

The Garden Classroom

Hands-on Activities in Math, Science, Literacy, and Art

Book - 2015
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Creative ways to use the garden to inspire learning, for kids ages 4-8

Packed with garden-based activities that promote science, math, reading, writing, imaginative play, and arts and crafts, The Garden Classroom offers a whole year of outdoor play and learning ideas--however big or small your garden.

Every garden offers children a rich, sensory playground, full of interesting things to discover and learn about. There's a whole lot of science happening right before their eyes. The garden can also be a place to develop math and literacy skills, as the outdoors offers up plenty of invitations to weave learning into everyday gardening. The garden classroom is a place where plants grow, and where children grow too.
Publisher: Boston :, Roost Books,, 2015, ©2015.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9781611801644
Branch Call Number: 635. 083 JAM
Characteristics: x, 222 pages : colour illustrations ; 22 cm

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