The midpoint of July marks the second half of summer. Understandably, returning to school for the 2020-21 academic year is on the forefront of every teacher’s, parent’s, and student’s mind. Unfortunately, given the uptick in Covid-19 cases in many places, including Napa County, school will resume in continued distance learning mode. County public health officials…
Stone Soup encourages students to try a wide variety of vegetables while building classroom community through cuisine.
With the right combination of planning and prowess, crowdfunding is a viable way to raise money for garden-based education.
Popcorn teaches valuable lessons in the geography and culture of flavor.
Bake away the rainy chill with this sweet bread recipe.
Enlisting students during extracurricular times of the school day is a viable way to build youth leaders and maintain a school garden at the same time.
A little over a year ago, I established an after school club that I dubbed “Dirt Girls.” The decision to limit participation only to girls was initially motivated by the relative inequity in STEM fields. According to the National Girls Collaborative Project, women make up just 29% of the STEM workforce. Research suggests that time…
Kindergarteners prefer fresh over canned or frozen peas.
Accomplish your garden goals with a work party strategy.
Food Literacy Month promotes food education.
A lot of tiny hands help maintain the school garden after school.