Food Garden

A productive food garden in your school provides the easiest and most effective tool for applying the Foodweb Education framework.  The food garden component is key to bringing ecological principles into a context that is relevant to students, placing them within the patterns they are studying.  The manage energy flow by planting and consuming food and experience matter cycles through composting and interacting with the water cycle. A food garden becomes your living classroom or laboratory where the students have a lived experience of the ecological concepts they are discovering as part of the program.  It is the ideal learning space to ensure the pedagogical requirements are met and  the themes of energy flows, matter cycles and natural history are brought to life





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