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School Garden Lessons, Activities and Curricula

When I first started working in school gardens my initial focus was on getting kids to eat healthy. To that end I would plant as many varieties as possible knowing that young gardeners love anything they plant and nurture themselves. As school gardens got more popular however, more and more teachers were asking how to […]

The Power of Observation

On the ReadWriteThink.org website there is an excellent lesson plan by Devon Hammer of Grand Island, Nebraska entitled, How Does My Garden Grow? Writing in Science Field Journals The following is an overview: Science field journals have been in use for many, many years. In fact, Lewis and Clark were asked to keep a field […]