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The Magic of Growing

Posted by: Rhonda March 27, 2018

Spring—with all its exciting transformations that a child can touch, smell, hear, and see—is a matchless opportunity to connect children with nature.

You can bring some of the magic indoors—right at a child’s eye-level—by window-sill gardening. Grass, seeded in shallow pans of dirt will yield fast visual results. Marigolds, planted now, will be blooming in time for Mother’s Day. As you wait to see what happens to the seeds, learn this simple song with actions to extend the experience through music. Watch and listen.