Happy New Year Garden Educators!
New this year, I will send a periodic e-blast loaded with resources curated from organizations I think you’ll love. Read on for this month’s highlights…
- Enjoying the spots of sun amidst the rain? The School Garden Doctor shares a #CommonCoreCooking lesson for how to bake the sun with your students.
- Food Tank encourages you to read these 12 Children’s Books to grow future food leaders.
- The Center for Science in the Public Interest cautions that dietary supplements may not be what they claim. Read the label carefully to ensure you are getting what you need from your daily vitamins.
- The Children & Nature Network highlights how Chicago schools are changing their campus landscapes with Green Schoolyard Transformations.
Lesson of the Month: Winter weather can curb outdoor exploration and work in the garden. With this lesson from Growing Young Minds, students make signs that are both informative and beautiful.
Empowering teachers, schools, and communities to grow school gardens
that enhance science education, nurture wellness, and foster environmental literacy.