Getting Started

 

 

School gardens provide a dynamic environment where classroom lessons come to life. Gardens allow students to apply what they learn and see the resultsUse the resources below to find what you need to know about how to start a garden at your school or youth center.

Successful school gardens have been initiated by parents, teachers, science coordinators, administrators and parent groups. Getting started with the right ingredients is the key to success in your first growing season.

 

See also, Getting Started in the Community Garden section since many of the materials, considerations and planning are the same for school gardens.

 

 


FEATURED SCHOOL GARDEN
 
Dig in to Summer Gardening at the Cultivated Classroom!
 
Teaching Garden Volunteer Time at Gregory-Lincoln Education Center. Lead, share & grow in the Cultivated Classroom.
 
Where: Gregory-Lincoln Education Center

1101 Taft St, 77019

Dress: Closed toe shoes, hat and bring a refillable water bottle!

When: 7/10 UPDATE- Due to Program Scheduling, Dates are amended! 

Thursday  7/12, Friday 7/13.  Friday 7/20 
Tuesday 7/24, Thursday  7/26
Tuesday 7/31, Thursday 8/2
Tuesday, 8/7, Thursday 9/9

Times: 10:00AM-12PM