Help kids learn about garden planning, planting, care, harvesting, storage and careers! Perfect for school garden programs or out-of-school time activities at home.
This activity book is Level 3 (C) of the 4-H Gardening Curriculum series, written by university experts. The activity book is divided into six major units. Each unit contains some general background information and two different activities.
Each activity is designed so the young person has an opportunity to learn by doing. Includes a Vegetable Planting Guide, Record Sheets, and additional Gardening Resources. Youth record their experiences on pages within this book. Be sure to look for the Helper's Guide and additional Levels in this series. Grades 7-9. (55 pages)
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.