The School Garden Journal, v.2, Issue 4

In my location on the map, this year’s winter solstice happened at 2:02 am this morning, Monday, December 21. It is my sincere wish that with the turn of the season, we also get a proverbial turn of the tides that lets us put the dark days of 2020 behind us. As I look toContinue reading “The School Garden Journal, v.2, Issue 4”

The School Garden Journal, v.1, Issue 8

What can you grow when there are only 10 hours of light between sunrise and sunset? Microgreens! In a recent visit to the Vallejo People’s Garden on Mare Island, I learned about PharmFresh, a nonprofit that cultivates microgreens on an urban scale. A partnership between a community organizer and university medical students, this project aimsContinue reading “The School Garden Journal, v.1, Issue 8”

The School Garden Journal, v.1, Issue 2

Happy Valentine’s Day, Garden Educators!  Love is in the air and rainbows grace the sky! It may be cold outside, but spring is coming soon! Read on for February’s highlights… If you teach second grade, you know the Napa Farm Bureau’s Ag Day is just around the corner. Read how to Cultivate Agricultural Literacy inContinue reading “The School Garden Journal, v.1, Issue 2”

The School Garden Journal v.1, Issue 1

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.Continue reading “The School Garden Journal v.1, Issue 1”