Content tagged with: gardening

10 Can’t Miss Childhood Moments

Kids blowing bubbles

April is one of my personal favorite months, and not just because I am an April baby. I happen to L-O-V-E spring — Mother Nature putting on her pretty green dress, puddle-jumping, starting seeds for my garden and dreaming of the barefoot summer days ahead. April is also National Garden Month and just a great time… Read more »

5 Easy Ways to Support Healthy Learning

Children learning healthy habits

The 2015 – 2016 school year is officially here, and you’ve got your classroom and resource closet stocked with tools to help your students succeed. Organized classroom…check! Class rules posted…check! Desks arranged…check! But does your classroom support healthy learning? Even if you’re not a health, nutrition, or physical education teacher, there are ways to set… Read more »

Hitting Pay Dirt – Gardening at School Benefits All

Gardening has so many benefits at school!

“The glory of gardening: hands in the dirt, head in the sun, heart with nature. To nurture a garden is to feed not just on the body, but the soul.” – Alfred Austin, poet Gardening can be such a wonderful experience – both at home, and at school!