When teaching life sciences and sustainability with students of any age, seed saving is an essential element that bridges the gap between a text book explanation and real life. As students experience the full cycle of a plant, from planting the seed to harvesting the seed, the concept of life cycles is experienced more deeply […]
Gardens for Learning is a comprehensive guidebook that provides a strong foundation to support the growing school garden movement. It was developed by a team of experienced garden educators, nutritionists, California state officials, and other garden experts. This guidebook is a must-have resource for anyone looking to enhance learning through the use of gardens […]
Kihei School Garden after 1 Month Fall 2010 View the entire slideshow on Flickr!
Hōkūao Pellegrino works with other volunteers to educate kids about our “Canoe Garden” that features plants that were brought by the Polynesians when they settled in Hawai’i. He educated kids in the historical importance of the plants and how they were used hundreds of years ago as well as today. View the entire slideshow on […]
Best of Planting Photos 2010 at Kihei Elementary. Over 600 students and 20+ classes participated. Here’s a link to the entire slideshow!