Gardening with young children / Sara Starbuck, Marla Olthof, Karen Midden.

Reflects the growing concerns for children's nature deficit and the obesity epidemic, and it provides a wider variety of gardening projects, like vertical, green roof, and container gardens for limited-space or urban areas.

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Bibliographic Details
Uniform Title:Hollyhocks and honeybees
Main Authors: Starbuck, Sara, 1955- (Author)
Olthof, Marla, 1970- (Author)
Midden, Karen, 1952- (Author)
Language:English
Published: St. Paul, MN : Redleaf Press, 2014.
Edition:Second edition.
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Physical Description:xviii, 238 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Format: Book
Contents:
  • Chapter 1 Why Garden? 1
  • Chapter 2 Engaging Children in Gardening 23
  • Chapter 3 Planning Your Garden 72
  • Chapter 4 Building Your Garden 105
  • Chapter 5 Working with Children in the Garden 132
  • Chapter 6 Gardening with Infants and Toddlers 162
  • Chapter 7 Universal Garden Learning Experiences 177
  • Appendix 1 Children's Books about Gardens and Garden Creatures 221
  • Appendix 2 Reference Books about Garden Creatures 225
  • Appendix 3 Garden and Environmental Educational Books and Supplies 226
  • Appendix 4 Seeds and Garden Supplies 227
  • Appendix 5 Common and Botanical Names of Plants Mentioned 229
  • Appendix 6 Poisonous Plants 231.