This week’s theme is planting a fall garden. Our “Growing Minds Day by Day” educational resource lists are designed for families and educators to use during the COVID-19 quarantine and beyond.
Young Lupe loves helping her mother with their salsa garden full of tomatoes, chile peppers, onions, garlic and cilantro. But one summer day, she sees that the biggest, juiciest tomatoes have disappeared! Who could have taken them?!? Including easy-to-make recipes, this bilingual picture book for children ages 4-8 will have them clamoring for a garden
This delicious salsa utilizes a variety of local ingredients when they are at their prime!
- Garden Plot Crackers recipe and lesson plan (quick view as .pdf)
This book offers projects for each season. From creating your own vegetable patch to playing games each activity is easy to follow with its step by step process. This book will definitely get kids excited about going outdoors!