Most gardeners probably started looking over the seed catalogs in February, and are looking forward to getting that garden started in the spring! It is a perfect time of year to study the fine art of gardening, and you don’t have to wait for perfect outdoor weather. Try this Indoor Gardening unit by Elece Hollis, Home School Enrichment Magazine. You’ll find a wealth of ideas for inspiring that young gardener at your house.
This unit study introduces ideas for indoor gardening projects that are suitable for students of all ages. Your local library has plenty of books on houseplants. You will need one general houseplant encyclopedia type of book, and books on particular plant families and projects such as making a terrarium and aquarium garden.