Super Simple Hanging Gardens: A Kid's Guide to Gardening

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Help kids get their own unique hanging garden! Kids will be able to make plants that swing above their head, grow upside down plants, make a hanging basket and more. Super Simple Hanging Gardens will help them learn how. Dig into the world of gardening! 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.

Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 3
BISACS JNF022000, JNF015000
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Arts, Crafts & Makerspace
Copyright 2015
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Super Sandcastle
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2015-01-01
ISBN 9781624035234, 9781629694085
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 635.9
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 9.5 x 7.75
Lexile 490
Guided Reading Level M
Accelerated Reader® Quiz NOT AR
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.

Author: Alex Kuskowski