Grow: A Family Guide to Growing Fruits and Vegetables

Grow A Family Guide to Growing Fruits and Vegetables A delightful guide packed with games activities and extras that will satisfy the garden curious and get families excited about growing their own fruits and vegetables Have you ever wondered how plan

  • Title: Grow: A Family Guide to Growing Fruits and Vegetables
  • Author: Ben Raskin
  • ISBN: 9781611804027
  • Page: 178
  • Format: Hardcover
  • A delightful guide packed with games, activities, and extras that will satisfy the garden curious and get families excited about growing their own fruits and vegetables Have you ever wondered how plants work Or why we eat the fruit of one plant, but the leaves of another What s the big deal about growing things and how do we decide what we need to grow in the space wA delightful guide packed with games, activities, and extras that will satisfy the garden curious and get families excited about growing their own fruits and vegetables Have you ever wondered how plants work Or why we eat the fruit of one plant, but the leaves of another What s the big deal about growing things and how do we decide what we need to grow in the space we have Discover the whole life cycle of food, from sowing and saving to planning and planting, and most exciting of all harvesting the food you ve grown In Grow, you ll get all the inspiration and knowledge you need to get out there and start planting Included inside A visual guide to the world of plants what they need to grow, how to care for them, and Grow your own pizza How to plant for a recipe, with fruits and vegetables in pots or a whole vegetable garden Pull out activities, including a runner bean growth chart, a Fruit Pairs game, Rainbow Taste Wheel turn the dial to find out which vitamins are found in each fruit and vegetable , and four sheets of stickers

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    1. The book, Grow by Ben Raskin is not just a helpful guide to planting and caring for the veggies and plants in your garden, but it's also a lovely book packed with information from nutrition and fun activities for the entire family to enjoy! This isn't just for adults to use, but more for children to enjoy reading and help them learnto grow their own garden. I love that it's packed with cute visuals and facts that help in the learnign process. It's really a nice and perfect size book to teach chi [...]

    2. It's time to start planning for Spring!Grow: A Family Guide to Growing Fruits and Vegetablesis a great resource if you plan on gardening with children.Growwill teach your child about plants, what plants need to grow, and how different seasons affect different plants. You child will learn about testing soil for health, composting, and fertilizer.Growis a useful guide to learn about planting seeds, to harvesting fruits and vegetables. This comprehensive gardening book for youngsters not only inclu [...]

    3. This book was great! Spring is just around the corner and we are preparing for our summer garden. The bold pictures and informative text were exactly what I was looking for to add to our shelves for our garden unit. Grow was easy enough for my elementary students to understand and learn from and it also had information to teach my high school students. We are looking forward to rolling our sleeves up and digging into the dirt.Thank you to Netgalley and the publisher for the opportunity to read t [...]

    4. An extremely comprehensive book on grown a garden for the younger generation. I love that the author does not talk down to the kids. It not only explains carbon, water, etc, it gives the chemical equations. Most books for this age would shy away from that. It describes the various tools and what you use them for, how to find out what type of soil you have, even how to make your own organic fertilizer. I really like this book and can see myself recommending it to young garden enthusiasts.

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