Grades K & up. The Odd Pod is a complete kit to grow over 25 different varieties of cacti in a space-age capsule! Seeds sprout in under 7 days! These catcti never need to be replanted and only need to be watered once a month. Kit contains: 120+ seeds and 20+ varieties of cacti, a sprouting greenhouse, 1-ounce bag of cactus soil, 3 color background cards, planting pod, instruction and care manual, 1.5-ounce bag of moon rocks, 1.5-ounce bag of crater dust, and 1 watering tube. Measurements: 8.25"… More »
3 years & up. Everything you need to grow organic Teddy Bear Sunflowers, Basil and Zinnias except for water and sunlight. Includes 3 yellow planters, peapod-shaped planter tray, trowel and 3 packets of organic seeds and soil. Made from recycled milk jugs. Non-toxic. Meets FDA requirements for food contact.
4 years & up. Durable unit with acrylic viewing window, built-in water basin and drainage reservoir, light shield that keeps plants growing but can be removed for viewing roots, 8 super-expanding grow mix wafers, 3 packets of seeds, identification labels and 16 page booklet with complete instructions and experiments. 9 1/4"H x 16"W x 5 3/4"D.
4 - 11 years. Children will be fascinated by these real specimen sets and teachers will love they are indestructible. These sets provide children the opportunity to learn about organism groups, life cycles, and parts of plants and animals. The complete specimen set includes twenty safe, lightweight, unbreakable acrylic specimens, and the smaller sets include four specimens each. Measures from 1 5/8" x 2 7/8" x 1" to 3" x 3" x 1".
4 years & up. An engaging, standards-based activity set for key Pre-K science concepts! Colorful, bright and well-organized chart contains activities to enhance understanding of seeds, plants, and life cycles. Designed for use in whole class, small group, and individual instruction. Free-standing chart contains 10 double-sided pages covering a key concept, write-on/wipe-off feature, and teacher's guide.
Start your own tropical forest anywhere! This kit comes with three exciting and tropical plants. Colorful Polka Dot Plants, Delicate China Doll trees, and rambunctious flowering Lobelia all will thrive in your LED lit terrarium. These select tropical plants grow quickly, and will show color within weeks of sprouting! Fifteen powerful micro LED lights provide plenty of light for your seedlings and plants to thrive. The state of the art light has red lights to promote flowering, blue lights to foster… More »
Grow a variety of iconic cacti anywhere! Your cacti will clean the air and even absorb electromagnetic rays from computers and cell phones. Best yet, they hardly need any water. Cacti will start sprouting in under a week and are easy to grow. Fifteen powerful micro LED lights provide plenty of light for your seedlings and plants to thrive. The state of the art light has red lights to promote flowering, blue lights to foster foliage, and you can set it to use one or both lights, depending on what… More »
Grades 2 & up. Demonstrate the parts of a flower in life science lessons with this durable foam tulip model. One half of cross-section is labeled with part names (stamen, petal, pistil, sepal, stem, leaf, roots); other half is labeled with letters for assessment activities. Includes Activity Guide. Measures approximately 6"H.
The EarthBox Garden Package brings the multi-faceted joys of gardening to life with an easy-to-use EarthBox container garden system that guarantees success without weeding, hoeing or digging. It is an ideal tool to build horticultural skills and self-esteem in youth populations. The flexible Youth Garden guide is ideal for multi-aged after school or child care programs. This kit comes with 5 EarthBox Ready-to-grow kits (each kit contains 1 EarthBox, potting mix, fertilizer, dolomite and casters)… More »
4 years & up. Grow Your Own Lily Pad features plants that sprout and grow in water! This amazing lily pad can grow pads up to 2 feet across! Just drop the seeds in a bowl of water and watch in awe as they sprout in less than two weeks! Includes 15 lotus seeds, decorative rocks, 5 growing bowls, and instructions.
Grades 4 & up. Printed on raised foam magnets, giant cell structures actively engage students. Includes 4-piece plant cell, nine dimensional organelles and Activity Guide with background information about each organelle, and reproducible diagram. Contains 13 pieces and measures 18".
Grades 4 & up. Cross-section model offers a view of a plant cell's inner workings. One half of the colorful foam model is labeled with the parts of the cell; the other is labeled only with letters for assessment purposes. Included Activity Guide provides information about each labeled part. Cell measures 5"L.
Steel frame holds one EarthBox (sold separately). Built-in caster sockets in each leg make the unit mobile when combined with casters from EarthBox Ready-to-Grow Base Kit. Not for use with EarthBox Staking System. Not recommended for growing tall or top-heavy crops.
Curious children will discover their green thumbs with the fun-filled gardening activities in "The Budding Gardener"! With great ways for parents and their budding gardeners to create memories together, this book shows parents and children how to plant a seed and watch it grow, create a garden marker, make a spider web out of sweet pea seeds and bamboo, and beautify the garden with a stone path or rock tower. Perfect for children aged 3 to 6, this kid-friendly introduction to gardening… More »
Trees are beautiful. They fill up the sky. If you have a tree, you can climb up its trunk, roll in its leaves, or hang a swing from one of its limbs. Cows and babies can nap in the shade of a tree. Birds can make nests in the branches. A tree is good to have around. A tree is nice. Paperback. 32 pages.
This book about nature and the changing seasons focuses on a young boy and a very special apple tree. As the seasons pass, Arnold enjoys a variety of activities as a result of his apple tree. Includes a recipe for apple pie and a description of how an apple cider press works. Paperback. 32 pages.
Get started on the EarthBox adventure in your elementary classroom or add more earth boxes to curricular packages. Each kit contains 1 EarthBox, potting mix, fertilizer, dolomite and casters. Made in the USA.
3 years & up. Adopt a tree and track it for a year! Help your budding botanist observe and detail seasonal changes in nature by pressing tree leaves and flower petals at various times of the year, and noting observations in the accompanying diary, which includes art and science activities for every season. Includes: nature press, tweezers, leaf-shaped craft punch, and 22-page journal with science and art activities for every season.