A lesson in consequences for my garden students: Don't. Forget. The Mulch.
School Gardens: Building Friendships, Reviving Dead Soil
Who knew building friendships was essential for life?
The keyhole gets moved.
School Gardens (Overdue) Update: Let It Grow!
An overdue update about an on-going garden project at school.
School Gardens Update: Mimicking Nature, Bed Prep How-to
Post hurricane, life gets back to normal again in the school gardens.
School Gardens Update: Adaptation
Week 4 -- almost done! Come see the project unfold into edible plants for kids.
School Gardens: Update, Planting Seeds
Week 4...Still going!
Update: School Gardens
Earlier this week, I presented a soil unit Power Point for 150 elementary school kids to get ready to start up the school gardens for spring. I could never have predicted how urban children would react to the world beneath their feet. After we collected cafeteria veggie waste from each of five different grades at … Continue reading Update: School Gardens
Getting Kids Excited About Dirt
Scratching my 'get dirty' itch with 150 kids. Come see!
Keyhole – Week 2
The keyhole is still cranking! Lettuce is forming tight heads with the cool temps that finally came through.