First Garden: The White House Garden and How It Grew Reader's Guide
Use this reader's guide for The First White House Garden and How It Grew to extend students' learning about the history of the White House grounds and the garden initiated by First Lady Michelle Obama. This printable packet includes pre-reading, comprehension, and discussion questions; an author Q&A with Robbin Gourley; gardening vocabulary worksheets; and extension activities for art, history, math, and language arts.
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