Foodweb Education at Learning in the Garden National Seminar 2013

Foodweb Education at Learning in the Garden National Seminar 2013 Megan will be conducting two breakout sessions at Learning in the Garden National Seminar being held in Brisbane June 3rd and 4th.  One session will provide an introduction to the framework and how to apply it and the other session will be a conducted in a …

Roasted pumpkin parcels

ROAST PUMPKIN AND FETTA PASTRY Ingredients: · Roast pumpkin and garlic stuffed with rosemary and thyme · ½ onion diced or two spring onions · Silverbeet · Basil · Fetta cheese · Ricotta cheese · Puff pastry Method: 1. Pre-heat oven to 160 rub olive oil onto pumpkin, fill with rosemary and thyme. Bake with unpeeled garlic and bake until soft.  2. Dice onion. Peel pre-roasted pumpkin and remove …

Discovering Life from Light: a journey to the beginning of the Earth

Unit: Discovering life from light: a journey to the beginning of the Earth Year Level: 5/6 Foodweb Theme: Studying history and evolution through the cycling of matter during photosynthesis. Key learning objectives: Increase students understanding the cyclical nature of matter on Earth and understanding change over time through this lens. Greater familiarity with the process of …

Mulch pile

A mulch pile is a very important asset for your school and garden program. It provides a typically free resource (local tree loppers have to pay to dump mulch) to: build soil structure and fertility prevent weeds prevention against moisture loss a reliable habitat for soil organism discovery and investigation an ongoing meaningful task for students …