Secret Garden Camp Resources


Here are a few fabulous books I pulled from to create the Secret Garden Camp.

(Click on the links for more info on books and where to purchase online.)

IMG_2591-002 Great Gardens for Kids - by Clare Matthews & Clive Nichols

IMG_2592-001 The Secret Garden  by Frances Hodgson Burnett

IMG_2590-004 The Secret Garden, Garden MagicA pop-up book, for younger kids

IMG_2589-001 One Small Square Backyard - by Donald M. Silver

IMG_2593-001 The Secret Garden Activity Kit  - by Silver Dophin Books

This kit contains a beautifully illustrated book, a wood and metal trowel, a magnifying bug viewer, 20 wooden garden markers, and a set of 21 stickers for identifying your plants. The book offers over a dozen gardening projects and nature activities based on Frances Hodgson Burnett’s story The Secret Garden, with illustrations by best-selling artist Graham Rust. For ages 3 and up.

001SecretGardenPop-up The Secret Garden Pop Up Book - by Breslich and Foss

This pop up book lets you create the whole Secret Garden by opening the book and tying the front and back covers together. It is an amazing book.  I bought it years ago, but can only find it on used book sites now.

Other Resources:

The Power of Positive Thinking – by Norman Vincent Peale

How to Win Friends and Influence People - by Dale Carnegie

A great website for teaching various aspects of A Secret Garden to children.