Add Plants to Your Plate: Easy Gardening for Kids
Grades: 3 - 8

Video Description: Have you ever wanted to start a vegetable garden? What are some plants that are super easy to grow? Join Kerry Stevison of the Saint Louis Science Center as we look at growing potatoes, mint and lettuce, and perhaps be inspired to try it yourself!

Type of Video: Program*
Unique Video ID: Health-12**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • Use the video in conjunction with an activity that has students growing their own vegetables.


*Programs offer long form exploration of a topic(s) in the area of study with single or multiple guests interacting with an audience.

**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.