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Gardening with Children

Gardening with Children

by Beth Richardson
     
 

Involving children in gardening activities can be rewarding for both the adults and the children. This splendid, full-color book is devoted to creating an adult-centered garden that includes and celebrates children's efforts in the garden. Beth Richardson offers innovative and creative ways to start a family garden in which children can work and dream and feel

Overview

Involving children in gardening activities can be rewarding for both the adults and the children. This splendid, full-color book is devoted to creating an adult-centered garden that includes and celebrates children's efforts in the garden. Beth Richardson offers innovative and creative ways to start a family garden in which children can work and dream and feel accomplished — and have some fun, too. Her approach is aimed at having children help without allowing them to feel overwhelmed by the responsibility for a whole garden. This book will help parents as they instruct their children on the basic processes that support life. The projects are accessible and fun for today's busy families.
— For anyone who enjoys parenting and gardening.
— A practical guide to family gardening.
— Projects and recipes take children's tastes into consideration without sacrificing the food and design preferences of adults.
— Introduces children to many cultures through food.
— Includes theme gardens for those interested in gardening on a smaller scale.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781561581924
Publisher:
Taunton Press, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/28/1998
Pages:
153
Product dimensions:
8.06(w) x 9.99(h) x 0.40(d)

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Meet the Author

Richardson is a Master Gardener, certified by the State of Maine Coop Extension, attorney, and teacher.

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