EL Civics for ESL Students
Gardening Lesson

ESL Lesson - Gardening

by www.elcivics.com

All you need are some seeds, water, and a few tools to grow your own vegetables in your backyard. Tomatoes, cucumbers, cabbage, carrots, and corn are easy to grow in small vegetable gardens. Gardening is a fun hobby especially when you grow food you can eat. (3 pages)

Packets of Seeds

Packets of Seeds

  • Plants grow from seeds.

  • You can buy packets of seeds at a gardening shop or a department store.

  • Instructions for growing plants from the seeds are written on the back of the packets.


Gardening Tools - Shovel, Rake, Wheelbarrow, Hose, and Hand Tool

Gardening Tools

  • You need a shovel, rake, wheelbarrow, a hose, and a small hand tool to plant a vegetable garden.

  • Gardening tools make gardening easy.

  • You can store your tools in the basement or the garage.

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