Nature Garden Activities for Kids

Vegetable Planting Chart for Kids

A vegetable planting chart for kids will help your children learn that different vegetables have different growing seasons. It's the perfect way to start your own family vegetable plot, or a great gift for someone who likes to garden.

What You'll Need:

  • Gardening book
  • Poster board
  • Markers

How to Make a Vegetable Planting Chart:Step 1: Find out what vegetables grow in your area, and what time of year each vegetable should be planted. (Check the library for books and magazines on vegetable gardening, or ask a gardener or farmer you know.) Step 2: Make a chart that shows each vegetable, when to plant it, and when to harvest it. Your chart could also give other information, such as how much to water to give it and what pests to watch out for. Keep reading to learn how to grow all the ingredients for a great homemade pizza next in nature garden activities for kids.

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