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Cultivating Native Minds in School Gardens
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High
Type: Case Study - Classroom Lessons - List
Summary: Teachers are connecting kids to nature with native plants in the schoolyard.
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Greening School Grounds, Creating Habitats for Learning
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High - High School
Type: BiblioResources (Books) - Classroom Lessons - Classroom Materials - School Projects
Summary: Lessons

EditorsGrant, Tim and Littlejohn, Gail.

ISBN0-86571-436-3

AbstractThis book of lessons is a compilation of contributions from teachers who are working with middle school students and who are helping students create habitats...

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How to Grow a School Garden: Lessons Learned
Type: Classroom Games and Activities - Classroom Materials
Summary: A short list of suggestions (probably learned the hard way) of how to increase chances of success with school garden projects.
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Mapping out the Schoolyard: Designing Gardens and Habitats
Grade Level: Pre-K thru Kindergarten - Elementary - Middle School/Junior High - High School
Type: Case Study - Checklist - Classroom Games and Activities - Classroom Lessons - Web site
Summary: Suggestions for designing educational gardens and sources for funding small projects can be located at this kids gardening site.Teachers resources are provided taht include stories, activities and news.
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School Ground Greening Guide, Ontario, Designing for Shade and Energy Conservation
Type: Article/Report - Checklist - Manual/Handbook
Summary: This publication is the first in a series of EcoSchools greening guides that promote best practices on school grounds and in the classroom. This presents a five-step process the involves the entire school community. This 90-page resource is designed to help...
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Schoolyard Garden and Habitat Project
Grade Level: High School
Type: Article/Report - Web site
Summary: The Schoolyard Garden and Habitat program serves high school students with specific learning disabilities.
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