Photo: Victoria Horticultural Society president Margaret Hantiuk (from left), joins gardening enthusiasts and Vic High students Kiara Chesson and Eden Murray in the school’s vegetable and herb garden next to the greenhouse. The society helped out the school’s gardening efforts recently with a $500 donation. Photo contributed Gardening project as much about education as it is...Read More
Photo Credits: HBOIERC Photography Students HELEN BETTY OSBORNE ININIW EDUCATION RESOURCE CENTRE Norway House, Manitoba We first started gardening in our school during the 2016-17 school year. We purchased 60 Rubbermaid containers and placed them in an open area at the center of our school. Each class was assigned a bin and were responsible, during the...Read More
# **Food Forests 🌳🌳🌳: Land-Based Learning in action! **In celebration of this year’s Farm to School Month, which is focusing on **land-based learning**, we wanted to dive into the benefits of food forests, and why schools and communities across the country are putting them in place.**Plus read up on Skeetchestn Community School's impressive food forest (gorgeous photos included!).****📣 Tell us about your land-based learning projects! **Farm To School BC#farm2school #farmtoschoolmonth #landbasedlearning#resources#handsonlearning... See MoreSee Less
In celebration of this year’s Farm to School Month, which is focusing on land-based learning, we wanted to dive into the benefits of food forests, and why schools and communities across the country ...
Our lovely friends and funder @wholekidsfoundation getting some garden grant gratitude! 👏🥰Earlier this fall, we announced that we are granting a record-breaking 1,000 garden grants and we're so excited to see schools and nonprofits celebrate the good news! ... See MoreSee Less