Super Simple Gardening
The books in the Super Simple Gardening series are full of tips and tricks to grow plants everyone will love. From gardens in the kitchen to fairy gardens, kids can choose their favorites to plant and care for. Simple text, how-to photos, and garden care advice make it easy and fun.
Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.
Super Sandcastle is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
- Spring 2020
- Fall 2019
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 4|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Subject||Arts, Crafts & Makerspace|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks|
|Dimensions||9.5 x 7.75|
|Features||Glossary of key words, Reviewed, and Table of contents|
Super Simple Gardening - School Library Connection
This series will appeal to science teachers, beginning gardeners, and garden clubs. Each book gives easy step-by-step instructions on how to create the garden. The photographic illustrations are first-rate. Teachers will appreciate the botany students are learning as well as the cross-curricular connections. This series is a solid choice for any elementary media center
Super Simple Gardening - School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
Readers will pick up new vocabulary along with gardening and craft skills in these attractive, well-photographed books. Detailed, step-by-step instructions, accompanied by at least nine photos per project, will ensure successful completion. Each photo features a gardener’s hands in action. . .demonstrating how to perform each step. These projects bring a little outdoors inside while communicating fascinating information about germination and types of plants. Strong, original options to beef up craft selections.
Super Simple Hanging Gardens (Super Simple Gardening) - Booklist
What kids don’t love to be messy? This activity book in the Super Simple Gardening series not only encourages them to get their hands dirty but to look at gardening as more than planting in the ground. Color-coded directions correspond to accompanying photographs, offer a supply list of common items, and outline how to create attractive containers (e.g., clay pots and “nests”) and rope holders before adding appropriate soil and plants. Crisp color photos set against white backgrounds make the text inviting and the directions easier to follow. Browsers will be inspired to try something new, while budding green thumbs will enjoy taking gardening to a new level.