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Stimulate class interest in garden planning and the growing cycle by reading, Water, Weed, Wait or This Year’s Garden. After a discussion of the types of gardens, the requirements for a successful garden, and the supplies necessary, class members draw a bird’s-eye-view of their dream garden. They plan what to plant, consider the space requirements different plants might need, and the type of care their plants would require. Finally, they illustrate their dream garden bed. If there is space is available, the activity could be extended by actually planting a class garden.