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Gardening ideas for children

April 21, 2020
Please find below ideas for parents and children in relation to the garden/wildlife/spring etc. The weather forecast is looking good this week so some of the ideas might come in useful if the children are going to be outdoors.
Gardening engages all of the senses and encourages healthy eating.
Gardening enhances fine motor development while introducing kids to scientific concepts. Gardening fosters family bonding and teaches responsibility and patience. Gardening helps children to learn how to plan and organize things. It is excellent for developing maths skills. Gardening helps make children environmental aware and teaches them an appreciation of the world around them.