A cool way to grow herbs AND recycle! Lots of great ideas for elementary classrooms too ;-)  "plastic recycling for garden design and house exterior decorating"

How to Recycle Plastic Bottles for Outdoor Home Decorating and Garden Design

Grow herbs AND recycle for elementary classrooms - "plastic recycling for garden design and house exterior decorating"

School gardens can include every student, and educate them on the importance of trees, plants, and growing your own food. This hands on activity gets them all involved, as well as it being an all year round idea. Getting the students out of the class and

School gardens are blossoming across the country. Over the past decade, school gardens have grown from a rarity to a well-known concept that continues to gain traction in schools small and large, public and private, rural and

"How to Grow a School Garden: A Complete Guide for Parents and Teachers" offers everything you need to know to build school gardens and to develop the programs that support them, from planning and fundraising to preparing the site and teaching in the garden. Read an excerpt from "How to Grow a School Garden" to learn about the many benefits of school gardens.

Reconnecting Kids to Nature: The Benefits of School Gardens

How to Grow a School Garden: A Complete Guide for Parents and Teachers: Arden Bucklin-Sporer, Rachel Pringle

Since 1982 our Youth Garden Grants have reached over 1.3 million students and hundreds of schools to establish new school and community gardens and assist in sustaining and renewing existing gardens. Stay tuned for the 2017 Youth Garden Grant Application details coming November 2016!

Garden Grants

KidsGardening 2018 Youth Garden Grant supports youth educational garden projects that enhance the quality of life for students and communities.

School Garden Curriculum - "Grow to Learn" - lots of information about school gardens, and integrating gardening into curricula including actual curriculum section.

School Garden Curriculum - Grow to Learn - lots of information about school gardens, and integrating gardening into curricula including actual curriculum section.

How to organize children's garden gloves at the Edible Schoolyard in Berkeley, CA.

How to organize children's garden gloves at the Edible Schoolyard in Berkeley, CA. could easily be converted for family gloves for the potting shed and livestock duties, link is a landscape designer with no direct link to this image

The Children’s Garden at Meadowlark Botanical Gardens « ThePhotoGardenBee

Sensory Garden - The Children’s Garden at Meadowlark Botanical Gardens « ThePhotoGardenBee

School gardens are blossoming across the country. Over the past decade,  school gardens have grown from a rarity to a well-known concept that  continues to gain traction in schools small and large, public and private,  rural and urban.1

School gardens are blossoming across the country. Over the past decade, school gardens have grown from a rarity to a well-known concept that continues to gain traction in schools small and large, public and private, rural and

Growing a school garden can be an exciting, but challenging, initiative. School gardens have many benefits. The first and most obvious is that the students learn about agriculture. They learn where their food comes from. Teamwork, social skills, healthy food alternatives, literature, math, science, art and physical education can all be taught in the garden area. (PDF Format Only)

Growing a school garden can be an exciting, but challenging, initiative. School gardens have many benefits. The first and most obvious is that the students learn about agriculture. Teamwork, social skills, healthy f

15 Excellent DIY Backyard Decoration & Outside Redecorating Plans 9 Home Sweet…

15 Excellent DIY Backyard Decoration & Outside Redecorating Plans 9 Home Sweet Home Pots

Here's a very helpful booklet on best practices in school gardening. There is information here on making gardens handicapped accessible, planting strategies, container gardens, themed gardens, and much more.

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22 Wonderful Pallet Fence Ideas for Backyard Garden

beautiful fence idea: Incorporates student art into the space. Could do personal fence posts as a fundraiser to get started.

How to make stick letter outdoor art: Add character to your garden with this quirky, earthy outdoor artwork #diy #gardenart

How to make stick letter outdoor art: Add character to your garden with this quirky, earthy outdoor artwork use words to inspire, educate, strive etc

7 Tips for making your school's garden FABULOUS! | Babble

7 Tips for making your school's garden FABULOUS!

Quick article with some tips for building school gardens. Also, I love how these vines come up to shelter the sitting area. Good article for school garden

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