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Teachers: Growing Food with Students - Week of Aug 15th 2022 Aug 19, 2022

Growing food gardens with students in schools could be a lot easier than you imagine!

If you're an elementary teacher who's been wanting to do this but haven't, or you've done some growing but not up to your desires, you're in the right place! 

Went live last week almost every day and shared...

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Teachers: Growing Food with Students - Week of Aug 8th 2022 teachers and schools Aug 13, 2022

Growing food gardens with students in schools is dreamy wonderful to teachers but overwhelmingly intimidating to even imagine starting!

If you're an elementary teacher who's been wanting to do this but haven't, you know what I'm talking about! ;)

Went live last week almost...

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How to set up a kids or school garden for less watering chore parents and teachers watering Jul 25, 2022

We live in a cold climate but our summers are crazy hot! We essentially jump from crazy cold to boiling and back to freezing again. Instead of 4 seasons, we have only 2.
What do we do to make sure my kids don't have to water their garden 3 times a day during the hot dry spells?
Our annual...

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An oasis sanctuary in your backyard: The best space for your kids to spend summer oasis backyard parents Jul 18, 2022

When summer is here most people think of vacations and out-of-town fun.

Last week we went out camping with my family. We had tons of fun and physical activity in nature. Hiking and canoeing too. I love nature but I'm also a 5-star hotel kind of gal. I love to be pampered and receive luxury that I...

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How does gardening food serve your child's developmental needs Jun 27, 2022

 

To be honest with you for me gardening with kids started as an act of activism and not as a selfish act that would benefit ME immediately. But I didn't know that I was up for a huge pleasant surprise that kept on surprising for years. It all started with the social justice and...

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Part3: -School-Garden-Lesson-Plans teachers and schools Mar 01, 2021

 

Last week, I shared WHY having your School Garden Lesson Plans nailed, is the path to having a beautiful and producing school garden you can teach your curriculum in without the usual headaches of managing a garden. You can read Part 1 here:

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Part2-School-Garden-Lesson-Plans teachers and schools Feb 26, 2021

 

By now, you already know that having a good series of lesson plans for your school garden is the key to creating an amazing school garden, and to gaining support from administrators towards it.

 

… and when you look at the disappointing results other teachers get...

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Part I: School Garden Lesson Plans teachers and schools Feb 25, 2021

 

If I say grow a School Garden, what’s the first thing that comes to your mind?

If you’re like most teachers you immediately think, “no way! Who wants that kind of headache?”

 

OR, if you’re open to the idea (and since you’re here I...

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