A Green Kid's Guide to Soil Preparation

A Green Kid's Guide to Soil Preparation

by Richard Lay

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A Green Kid's Guide to Soil Preparation will teach students how to build a raised bed with an adult's help! The process of selecting raised bed placement, building a frame, and layering the bed's soil is explained in detail. A container garden project will give students a hands on activity to get them interested in gardening. Common Core and State Standards for life cycles, soil, weather, measuring, observing, and reporting can all be connected to A Green Kid's Guide to Soil Preparation. Looking Glass Library is an imprint of Magic Wagon, a division of ABDO Group. Grades PreK-4.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781614805854
Publisher: ABDO Publishing
Publication date: 01/01/2013
Series: Green Kid's Guide to Gardening! Series
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 24
Lexile: 650L (what's this?)
File size: 3 MB
Age Range: 4 - 9 Years

Table of Contents

Green Gardeners 4

Raised Beds 7

Select a Site 8

How Big of a Bed? 12

Measure Your Site 15

Build the Frame 16

Prepare the Soil 19

Get a Blanket 20

A Container Garden 22

Glossary 23

Web Sites 23

Index 24

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