The students learned about cool weather & warm weather vegetable's, flowers & herbs. They also learned how to amend soil, plant, stake, fertilize & harvest food & seeds. More topic's included, plant life cycles, plant adaptations, companion planting,beneficial & not so beneficial insects, applying scientific method, vertical growing, seed germination, decomposers, compost cycles, raising chickens, monarch butterfly life cycles,irrigation techniques, building supports, farmers markets, and farm to table cooking classes.
We were so busy working and having fun, that we only have a few pictures to represent all those wonderful days in the garden. Here are a few highlights !
|The students measured, planned & hung the Woolly Pockets|
|Then planted them with strawberry's|
|Journal making with recycled paper|