Get ready to learn some gardening skills and have fun with Let’s Plant Together: An Easy 4 Week Fall Gardening Course for Kids! During this course, we will explore the world of gardening and discover how easy it is to grow plants in containers.
Each week, we will cover essential topics such as temperature, soil testing, lettuce gardening, and root veggies. You will gain valuable knowledge on how to prepare a container, what to plant, how to care for your plants, and much more. To find out the benefits of growing with your kids, check out this blog post.
Week 1: Temperature & What to Plant in Fall
Understanding the temperature is essential because it affects the growth of your plants. During this week, I will teach you how to check the temperature and determine which plants thrive in fall weather. I will also help you decide which plants to grow based on your growing climate and container size.
At the end of this week, you will have a better understanding of fall gardening and be ready to move onto the next stage of planting.
Week 2: Soil Doctor & Testing Your Soil
Testing your soil is important to ensure the healthy growth of your plants. During this week, I will teach you how to check the pH levels of your soil and recommend ways to make necessary adjustments by adding fertilizers and other organic matter.
By the end of this week, you will have a better understanding of how to care for your soil and be able to test it like a pro.
Week 3: Growing a Lettuce Garden
Lettuce is a great option for fall gardening because it grows fast and can be harvested quickly. During this week, I will teach you how to plant lettuce in containers, how to care for them, and how to harvest them.
By the end of this week, you will have a healthy lettuce garden started to enjoy later in the season.
Week 4: Growing Root Veggies
Root veggies are perfect for fall gardening and can be grown in containers. During this week, I will teach you how to plant carrots, radishes, and other root vegetables. We will also provide tips on how to care for them and when to harvest them.
The goal of this course is to provide you with a hands-on experience that will help you develop a love for gardening while learning new skills. This course is suitable for kids of all ages who are interested in growing their own plants and gaining an appreciation for nature.
I can’t wait to share my passion for gardening with you and help you create your very own fall garden. Check out this article on the benefits of growing a garden with your kids. Let’s get started and plant together!