TITLE

making growing stuff FUN for kids

AUTHOR(S)
J. K. L.
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Mothering;May/Jun2010, Issue 160, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the importance of bringing the children into a community garden.
ACCESSION #
49802147

 

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