Georgia school garden support organizations are offering two exciting campaigns this fall with associated resources. Learn how to participate in UGA’s Great Georgia Pollinator Census with your students on August 23 and how to prepare for Georgia Organic’s October Farm to School month Oh My Squash! Campaign. Lesson activities will include squash planting and tasting activities and citizen science training. Take away squash and pollinator plants for your school garden.
Date: Saturday, September 14, 2019
Time: 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Location: Fernbank Science Center
Capacity: 25 teachers
Register: ENGAGE #23339
This class will cover best practices for setting your students up for success in outdoor learning. We will use garden STEM activities to demonstrate different ways of managing students in the garden. Lesson activities will include garden journals, garden stations, and seed sowing.