Bring your teaching to life in a school garden
Schoolyard gardens can be incredible resources and learning spaces for children of all ages, but using them in your weekly routines or to meet specific learning outcomes can be challenging. We’ve put together the following resources to help you:
A collection of simple to use, fun, and educational activities and support resources that we’ve tried and tested.
Use these resource to develop your “green thumb”! Increase your comfort and knowledge in the garden, and keep it healthy.
Use, adapt, or take inspiration from these resources from these fantastic local, national, and international organizations’ lesson plans.
Videos & Books
Life Labs School Garden Lessons Videos – Collection of videos demonstrating “back pocket activities” that can be done out in the school garden.
Omnivore’s Dilemma (Young Readers Edition) – A must read book describing North America’s industrial food system.
How to Start a Schoolyard Market Garden
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