Tag Archives: gardening with kids

Seeds and Sprouts Lesson Plan K-3

Seeds and Sprouts Lesson Plan Sprouts are an easy to grow food source that is an inexpensive and simple way to provide fresh greens and their nutrients in the winter…

School District Dives into Aquaponics; A Progressive Approach to Hard Times

I am the greenhouse manager for Southeast Island School District (SISD), whose district office is located in Thorne Bay, Alaska on Prince of Wales (P.O.W.) Island. SISD serves roughly 160…

School-wide composting; why isn’t it happening!?

“You can solve a lot of the world’s problems if you do school right.”  (unknown author) As a principal, I get a bird’s eye view of the many moving parts…