Before this Nature Walk series comes to an end, I can’t resist sharing one final bonus tip. It’s super easy and fun to do, and will add much more meaning to your nature walks…Read More
In addition to these 11 Favorite Children’s Books about Seeds and Gardens and these 4 More Delightful Children’s Books about Gardening, we’ve got yet another list of Favorite Children’s Books about Gardens to share with you.
And just in time for this year’s growing season! Read More
We love to read here at the Yankee Homestead, as you may know by now. In addition to just plain good stories, we especially love to read books that correspond to the seasons, holidays and events of our lives.
At this time of year, it seems particularly appropriate to share with you our favorite titles about Rain. I’m also including a few favorite rainy day poems and songs.
Favorite Children’s Books, Poems & Songs about Rain
Guess what: we’ve discovered four new favorite books about gardening, thanks to Amy’s great list, 10 Children’s Books About Gardening, over at Delightful Children’s Books. (I highly recommend her website and blog, by the way. Check out her lists of recommendations on topics from birds to Africa, and more!)
These are some of our favorite stories to read as we celebrate the arrival of spring.
(Be sure to check back as I continue to update this list with new favorites we discover and old favorites I forgot!)
In preparation for the spring term of our small, Charlotte Mason homeschool co-op, I went looking for some good “springtime” poems. My favorites are listed below.
Older Brother and his peers will memorize one of these poems–or two, if they’re short–but I hope to enjoy the entire list at home with the boys as we celebrate the arrival of spring.