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Gardening with Children: Books

This guide will help locate resources on gardening and children. It will also help in finding grant information for a classroom garden program.

Subject Headings

Here are some subject headings to use when searching library catalogs:

  • Agriculture - study and teaching (Elementary)
  • Children's gardens
  • Gardening - Juvenile literature
  • Gardening - study and teaching (Elementary)
  • School gardens

Books in McLean Library -- For Children

To borrow these books, copy and paste the book titles into an email and send to

Be sure to include your contact information and PHS membership number.

Youth Engagement

Books in McLean Library -- For Parents and Teachers

School Gardens