Apply Self-Regulation and Accept Feedback: Pinwheels + Creative “Calm Down” Projects

In Book #4 in “The Gardeneers” series, the kids learn a lot about self-regulation – something that’s important in the garden, but also a very important skill for children to learn when it comes to emotions. (And let’s face it – something many adults could also improve on!) In “The Pinwheel Plot” Myrtle talks aboutContinue reading “Apply Self-Regulation and Accept Feedback: Pinwheels + Creative “Calm Down” Projects”

Observe and Interact: Map-Making

One great way to observe and interact with your garden space is by creating a map of it. Map-making is a great activity because you can tailor it to the age and skill level of the child.  Little ones can simply draw the important things they see or older kids can take measurements and createContinue reading “Observe and Interact: Map-Making”