STARTING AND SUSTAINING A SCHOOL GARDEN
Come understand the steps to plan, maintain and run a school garden while integrating garden activities into your curriculum to meet state standards. From gardening basics to building a garden team as well as curriculum activities, this workshop is designed for hands-on educators interested in gaining the technical knowledge necessary to start a garden. Learn how to engage your students in the outdoor classroom or choose to bring the concepts indoors. School garden hands-on activities are presented as a strategy for meeting curriculum content expectations as outlined in the Common Core State Standards.
DAY: Thursday, March 5, 2015
TIME: Event begins promptly at 8:15 a.m. and ending at 3:30 p.m. Sign in begins 15 minutes prior to the event.
LOCATION: MSU Tollgate Education Center 28115 Meadowbrook Road, Novi, MI
FEE: $75.00 Pre-registration required
REGISTER AT: http://events.anr.msu.edu/schoolgarden/
REGISTER BY: March 2, 2015
For more information please contact Kristine Hahn, firstname.lastname@example.org or 313-567-9701,
Michigan State University Extension Educator
Community Food Systems
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Detroit, MI 48207
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