Just because it’s snowing outside doesn’t mean you can’t get a head start on your garden for next year. Countertop greenhouses are one of my favorite projects for Spring Break when the kids are out of school. They love to help with the planting and it’s a fun activity to do
A nice clean garden edge gives your landscape definition and texture. Of course, we’d all love a professionally designed garden area, but the cost of materials alone can be astronomical. These lawn edging ideas are innovative and beautiful to give you the function and aesthetics without the high costs. You can
If you’re considering starting your own garden, but aren’t sure where to begin it’s time to talk about herbs. Herbs may not seem exciting, but they are one of the best ways to get started in gardening, especially if you don’t have a lot of time or expertise. Herbs provide the
These scaffolded notes double as graphic organizers while students preview, discover, summarize, or review definitions and examples of convection, conduction, and radiation. This science activity aligns with vocabulary from Virginia Science SOL Standard 6.3b.