Observing Flowers

Observing flowers is a must every year. 😊
We use this book…

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…which is simple but succinct…

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Primrose, Violet, Crocus and Dandelion have taken the place of Snowdrop on the nature shelf….

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….along with Ted’s ‘tussilago’ he made at the church playgroup.
Dandelions are always a favourite with us. Good for making crowns and necklaces….

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This one Ted decided he wanted to leave on a path for the bees to find….

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Though we took a bunch home and put them in a vase on the nature shelf…

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..and simply waited for them to seed. An amazing chance to learn about the ‘dandelion clock’…

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Some foam flowers we had from a craft kit have also found their way on the nature shelf. These were too tricky for Ted to do, but he loves beautiful things, and insisted I made them for the nature shelf….

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We have a large box of seeds which we have now taken out…

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…and have been looking closely at some of the different seeds…

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..while we wait for the seeds we have planted, to grow….

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