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HSV Garden Challenge Link UP





So happy to be participating in such a great link up party!  Here is what has happened in our "garden" since you last left us...(you can see our last months post here)



Working on the Planting Lapbooks from Homeschool Creations Preschool Corner.






Learning all about seeds and the parts of seeds.



Using seeds to make flower art.


Our Scholastic Newsletters...fun with sunflowers




Time to plant some more....using eggshells so we can plant directly into the ground.





Inside of a seed after it's started to sprout


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what our kidney beans seeds look like today!



Continuing with our planting lapbooks






Our Spring is Here song...so cute! 
( Tune of "If you are happy and you know it clap your hands..."
Try it out  You know you are!)

If you look you'll see Spring is all around.
See the flowers coming up from the ground.
See the blossoms on the trees
Hear the buzzing of the bees
If you look, you'll see Spring is all around.



Here is the link to The Homeschool Village!  Join in on the green thumb fun!

Comments

Robin said…
Love the song!! Great pics, Melis. I'm sure your kids are thoroughly enjoying the lesson. Beautiful new header, too :)
melismama said…
Thanks Robin 8)
Rebecca said…
That is phenomenal....love the lapbook and your chalk board/song! Love your new pics on your blog.....doing okay, sweet friend? I have your precious card sitting right in front ofme.....sending big hugs!
Lindsay said…
yay everything is looking good!! I need to take some pictures and get my post up.. :)
Heidi said…
This looks awesome! I am sure the kids are loving all the planting and working in the dirt! Mine can't wait to get started next week!
Crisc said…
Great activities! My MIL just mailed me some eggs to plant so I'm excited to see what comes of it =)
Melissa,

All of your activities look like everyone had so much fun. I like the idea of using the eggshells so you can move the seedlings straight into the ground. We made pots using toilet paper rolls so we can do the same.
Makes me want to plant a garden...
Michelle said…
great idea to use the egg shells ~ and great job including the kids!
musicalmary said…
It's fun isn't it? Growing things with the kids has been such a wonderful learning experience for all of us. I can tell your little ones are really learning, Melissa. I admire all of the time and effort you put into making it meaningful for them. The lapbook looks great.

~Mary
I love it! I will have to do a lap book like that! Looks like fun!
Moira said…
Wonderful Post!
Moira
Mama Zen said…
Isn't gardening with the kids fun?
MissMOE said…
Looks like a lot of fun was had by all! I like the idea of planting in the eggshells.
Zonnah said…
You guys have been busy. I love the seed art!
julie said…
Fun! I wish we'd used eggshells to start seeds this year. We also do a lot of seed sprouting in a Mason jar to eat with sandwiches and on salads, and growing microgreens, more useful educational activities for the littles.

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