Get outside and grow with some child-friendly fun with gardening! Kids’ Garden includes forty activities and games and an eight-page booklet that contains information on gardening tools, year-round plant care and garden safety. These step-by-step instructions are enhanced by colorful collage artwork on each double-sided card and they create a fun and easy way for budding green-thumbs to plant, investigate, learn and experiment.
Page Count:40 cards + 8-page booklet
Age Range:Ages 8 years and up
Awards & Accolades
Gold IPPY Award, 2010
NAPPA Honors Award, 2010
Parents’ Choice Gold Award, 2010
Brain Child Award Winer, Tillywig Toy & Media Awards, 2010
About the Contributors
Written by - Whitney Cohen
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
Roberta Arenson has a BA in Fine Arts from the University of California. Using basic elements such as painted papers, oil pastels and watercolors, Roberta employs an array of colors, shapes and patterns to create her rich collages. She currently resides in Arizona, USA.