Are your kids helping you in the garden this season? If so, take the opportunity to teach them about the life cycle of seeds.
These 15 books about seeds for kids include some beautiful new picture books as well as some old favorites.
(Psst... looking for the updated 2023 Seed Catalog Scavenger Hunt Printable? You'll find it down at the bottom of this post!)
Science Lessons and Books About Seeds
Estimated reading time: 4 minutes
Our indoor and outdoor garden activities grow as our family works to secure our food supply and become more self-reliant.
Gardening with kids offers many opportunities to include a variety of homeschool subjects - especially science.
We look for the easiest vegetables to grow for kids, then give them the responsibility of minding that crop. And yes, we do buy organic and heirloom seeds. We also save our tomato seeds, pepper seeds, and seed potatoes for next year's crops.
15 Best Seeds Books For Kids
These fun books about seeds are the perfect way to teach children that great things can happen from planting a seed. The more kids are educated about planting seeds, the more they'll want to participate in that process.
All of these books are geared toward early learners and will help them start thinking about the importance of planting seeds and taking care of them.
These life lessons can be about gardens and planting kindness, which are extremely important in life.
Do you have a favorite book about seeds for kids? Let us know in the comments below!
This post is part of the Homestead in Your Homeschool Series.