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LGT Holiday Colouring Sheets

LGT Holiday Colouring Sheets

Little Green Thumbs colouring sheets– just in time for the holiday season!   Keep your students busy, or enjoy colouring them yourself, to get in the holiday spirit with these fun printable holiday colouring pages.

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Pen Pals 2021-2022

Pen Pals 2021-2022

We invite our Gr. 1 to Gr. 4 Little Green Thumbs and Little Green Sprouts classrooms to take part in Little Green Pen Pals. This project engages students in cultural exchange, inquiry-based learning and literacy, as well as opportunities to build friendships across...

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Mrs. Meyers Compassion Day Project

Mrs. Meyers Compassion Day Project

Mrs. Meyers Compassion Day Project!   Mrs. Meyer’s believes that just like a flower, compassion can be grown—all it takes is planting the right seeds and some steady care. Using lessons from the garden, The Compassion Project seeks to help parents grow compassion...

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Why Pruning Basil Makes the Plant Bushy

Why Pruning Basil Makes the Plant Bushy

Experiment: Why Pruning Basil Makes the Plant Bushy Grades: any The Little Green Thumbs teacher’s manual contains lots of reminders for you to prune basil plants. The natural growth of basil is tall and if not pruned, the plant will grow tall and leggy. Pruning causes...

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Recycled Plants

Recycled Plants

Experiment:Recycled Plants Grades: K - 6 Create your own plants at home while using items around the house! If you don’t have any seeds or soil, this is a perfect activity!  Set up: 15-30 minutes The three R’s are reduce, reuse, recycle. Talk about what each of those...

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Make A Plant Collage

Make A Plant Collage

  Experiment: Make A Plant Collage Grades: K - 7 Plants are so much a part of our daily lives that we often don't give them much thought! In this project children will go through magazines and find items made from plants. Once these are found the children can...

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Light and Air are Important to Plants

Light and Air are Important to Plants

  Experiment: Light and Air are Important to Plants Grades: K - 8 What happens when you block light from a plant? Cut various shapes in aluminum foil and attach shapes to the leaf of a plant using paper clips. Leave the plant for a week and see what happens! The...

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