Composting teaches very valuable lessons to children. They learn to recycle and reuse materials in an earth-friendly activity. It also involves dirt, digging, and water–favorite children’s activities.
Composting truly is one of Mother Nature's most miraculous processes. Using only natural means, you're able to turn "waste" into one of the most beautiful and productive growing mediums.
If you haven't experienced it for yourself, you're going to be amazed at the effect of compost on plants.
The website Compost Junkie is loaded with ideas, lessons, advice, and wisdom. It talks about different composting techniques and even discusses compost "bugs": a topic bound to get the attention of the little ones!