Dig in, explore the garden and have fun indoors and out! Fifty easy-to-follow activity cards in 5 engaging categories invite children to learn not just the basics of gardening, but also new ways of looking at nature. Updated and expanded edition. 50 page card deck for ages 6 to 10 (grades 1 to 5)
Author: Whitney Cohen is the Education Director of Life Lab Science Program California, a leader in garden-based education for over thirty years. Life Lab has been working in the field of science and environmental education as a non-profit organization, developing curriculum and programs to help schools develop gardens where children can create "living laboratories" for the study of the natural world.
Illustrated by Roberta Arenson has a BA in Fine Arts from the University of California. Using basic elements such as painted papers, oil pastels and water-based paints, Roberta employs an array of shapes and patterns to create her rich collages. She currently resides in Arizona, USA.