The “Grow Getters” series consists of lessons and resources to engage youth and families in hands-on, at-home activities related to gardening—even without a garden!
All Youth Science Content
At the end of this lesson, participants will be able to list the most-common methods used to preserve fruits or vegetables.
At the completion of this lesson, learners will be able to identify root and non-root fruits and vegetables and learn harvesting skills.
In this lesson, participants will learn how plants reproduce and how to identify pollinators that help plants.
Following this lesson, participants will be able to identify basic plant parts and use more complex plant part vocabulary.
In this Grow Getters lesson, students will learn to identify the parts of a seed and the growth and development of a seed to a plant.
In this Grow Getters lesson, you will answer the questions: “What is soil?” and “How can you make garden soil?”
April is Earth Month and April 22nd is Earth Day. With the weather finally starting to turn into spring, this a great time to get kids outdoors and talk about science and do experiments.
Have you ever noticed the first buds breaking on the trees outside? Perhaps you have made note of when you see the first robin of the spring? If so, then you have been studying phenology without even knowing it.