Science and gardening go hand in hand. Explore the scientific method with your young gardeners and discover what kind of container gardens are best for growing plants! Our “Container Garden Science Experiment” Garden Activity Pack is the perfect guide.
While container gardens are great for gardening with kids in any location, not all are created equal. This Garden Activity Pack will guide you through an experiment to find out which type of garden pot will produce the largest, healthiest plant.
This Garden Activity Pack includes:
- An explanation of the scientific method
- Characteristics of a healthy plant
- Suggestions for container materials and plants to grow
- Scientific method guidelines
- Observation and analysis worksheets
Doing science experiments with kids can help develop their planning, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills while inspiring new ways of observing and understanding the world. By invoking kids’ natural curiosity and involving them in every step of the process, learning about science becomes effortless and fun!
Want to experiment with a new type of growing container? Try using a Smart Pot! If you don’t have one, be sure to enter in our FREE giveaway!
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Be sure to check out the “Quick Pickle Your Garden” Activity Pack for tips on growing pickling veggies in your Smart Pot and a simple recipe.
Check back in April 2022 for our Art Garden Activity Pack to learn how to grow plants in your Smart Pot that you can use to create colorful art!
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