If you have ever planted seeds with your children, you know how the excitement is almost palatable. What a wonderful way to learn about creation, life, and botany! You can help her be involved in the sometimes-slow process of seed germination and growth with this tracking sheet. Each week, grab your child, a ruler, a […]
This past week my daughter and I were at Lowe’s, and found containers of petunias marked down to .50 cents each. I couldn’t believe what a steal they were! Needless to say, I was pretty excited! Equally exciting are these ideas for free plants. I don’t know why some of them had never occurred to […]
Any hobby can become costly if we’re not careful. Gardening is one that doesn’t have to necessarily be costly, and here are 14 wonderful tips to prove it!Click here to be a thrifty gardener! Need An Affordable Approach to Learning? Save time, money and stress with our award-winning online homeschool curriculum!
You may feel like you’re going to freeze to death where you’re living, but there’s no reason why you can’t celebrate spring anyway! Check out this very fun, hands-on method for starting seeds. The kids will enjoy this activity and it might take your mind off of the cold, gloomy weather!Click here to start seeds […]
Perhaps you are studying plants and animals this year in your homeschool. This free, printable Food Chain Game is a perfect tool that will help explain the food chain to your elementary-aged children! If you print it out on card stock and laminate it, it will last through many uses.Click here to download your free […]
Spring is the perfect time to learn about plants! These FREE printables from A Little Pinch of Perfection will help you explore plants with your little one. Your child will observe, dissect, and learn about the parts of a plant with this 4-page printable.GET THEM HERE Need An Affordable Approach to Learning? Save time, money […]
This is the first post in our new Habitat Series!My kids love animals and habitats. We love nature around here and what better way to study it by doing studies on a particular region, habitat and area? We used to live in Arizona, beautiful, but oh so hot! I still miss the lovely purple, pink and […]
Big list of freebies, lapbooks, printables and other resources to learn about plants and flowers! We are big nature lovers. My kids are always exploring outside, except for when it’s 100 degrees and 90% humidity! Even then, they like to sit in the window seat and stare into the backyard watching nature.Plant Lifecycle Printables for […]