Posts tagged Botany
Peek Inside "The Botany Box"

Dive into the world of plants, and you'll discover a host of amazing characters, from the bold Venus flytrap, a carnivorous plant that catches insects and arachnids, to the shy Mimosa pudica, or "sensitive plant," whose leaves fold up and droop when touched only to reopen moments later. 

Just like other living creatures, plants have distinct life cycles and anatomy. They're also incredibly important for life on earth. Humans and animals alike depend on plants for food and shelter. Plants are so amazing that there's an entire field of science dedicated to studying them: botany!

Your budding botanist is sure to love the theme of this box. Here's what you'll find inside...

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Eight Great Books About Botany To Support Nature-Based Learning

Botany, or the study of plants, is a wonderful nature-based learning topic that's both accessible and interesting to learners of all ages. From planting seeds to dissecting plants to creating pressed flower artwork, there are ample opportunities for hands-on learning and STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) integration. 

These eight great books pair nicely with the Wonderkin Botany Box and provide the perfect jumping off point for hours of plant study and outdoor exploration! 

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