Time: 20-10 minutes
Materials Needed: Ladybug book, butcher paper, paint, celery bottom, green marker, glue, and red tissue paper.
1) Read Ladybugs by Cari Meister from the Checkerboard Science and Nature Series, or any other factual book on ladybugs.
2) Using the bottom of a celery stalk, stamp flowers onto butcher paper using multi-colored paint. With a green marker, add greenery to your garden.
3) Using the tissue paper, make red balls for ladybugs. Attach them to the garden with glue.
4) Review how Ladybugs help gardens to grow by keeping out pests who would eat the plants.