This activity book is Level 2 (B) of the 4-H Gardening Curriculum series, written by university experts. This level focuses on the following gardening skills: using transplants in a garden, developing a planting calendar to start seeds indoors, understanding plant responses, growing plants from plant parts, making a worm box, making compost, judging vegetables, growing vegetables for cash. Target Age: Grades 7-8.
Unit 1: Let's Plan!
Unit 2: Dig In (Planting)
Unit 3: While You Wait
Unit 4: Watch Out! (Garden Care)
Unit 5: Now What? (Harvesting and Storage)
Unit 6: Imagine That! (Careers)
This book is from the 2004 version of our gardening curriculum. The curriculum was updated in 2016, and this series is also available for sale.
Are you interested in learning more about the curriculum, straight from the author and a 4-H educator? Watch a webinar all about the curriculum, available here.