When designing any plant bed, there are 3 main plants you'll want to focus on. Specimen plants (usually an ornamental tree), accent plants (roses or other shrub to provide color), and a key plant (larger tree/shrub to help house feel the right size).
It can be hard sometimes to get the family outside and being creative and active! Too many distractions with all those electronics. So, I have found 18 family friendly backyard games that you can make yourself!
"Plant a garden. Watch it grow. Grab the shovel! Grab the hoe!" The "Plant a Garden" Adapted Books Unit is a spring themed unit that focuses on garden vocabulary. This unit includes 2 adapted books, 3 file folder games, 2 cookie sheet activities, 1 clothespin task and 1 set of vocabulary handwriting sheets. This unit has just been UPDATED!!! (1/2016) In addition to all of the above activities, this unit now includes an updated adapted book and 4 new vocabulary extension activities.