Maui School Garden Tour

Scarecrow's Garden at The Maui Farm

What an inspiring day touring thoughtfully created school and family therapy gardens throughout upcountry and central Maui. it’s clear these gardens change lives and, in some cases, save lives. We wandered through curvy paths, felt the cool water from an ‘auwai demo, went on a garden scavenger hunt, learned about soil building, biodynamics, ocean connections […]

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Gardens for Learning – Creating and Sustaining Your School Garden

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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 […]

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Getting Started: A Guide for Creating School Gardens as Outdoor Classrooms

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Getting Started is a 51-page guide designed and published by the Center for Ecoliteracy in collaboration with Life Lab Science Program, a national leader in garden-based education.     Among the topics included in this resource guide:   -  Nurturing a child’s curiosity. -  Connecting the garden to the classroom. -  Selecting and preparing a […]

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Great school garden planning resources

Gardens for Learning: Creating and Sustaining Your School Garden from the California School Garden Network School Garden Wizard – an extensive guide for proposing and planning the garden to teaching and maintenance, created in partnership the United States Botanic Garden and Chicago Botanic Garden. Plant a Seed Watch it Grow – an online guide created […]

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Seabury Orchard

Seabury Middle School students made a video about the school orchard. The orchard idea was conceived in 2008 by the 7th grade class, It was first planted in December, 2010.

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