Mas de 100 estudiantes participating in tutoring and enrichment programs at Wailuku Elementary School celebrated Cinco de Mayo by harvesting produce from their Salsa & Green Smoothie Gardens and sharing recipes during an after-school fiesta! Wailuku Elementary School garden program is supported through a partnership between 21st Century Learning Centers Baldwin Complex and Grow Some… [Continue Reading]
In recognition of International Permaculture Day, Community Work Day Program, Grow Some Good, and Maui School Garden Network partnered May 4 to make a lasting impact at Lokelani Intermediate School with nearly 300 volunteers from the Church of Jesus Christ and Latter-Day Saints, teachers, parents and other community members. The group planted hundreds of native… [Continue Reading]
The harvest stage of a school garden provides an ideal setting to observe interdependence of producers and consumers: harvesting food in the garden vs. buying produce in a store or a restaurant. This is when Social Studies benchmarks can be supported in the garden and students can gain an understanding of how consumer choices affect… [Continue Reading]
In the final months of school, garden lessons turn to a continuation of the life cycle with seed saving workshops at all grade levels. This exercise connects students to sustainable practices that preserve their favorite plants, ensure food security and support benchmarks in science (life cycle), social studies (food economics) and more. During hands-on lessons,… [Continue Reading]
For three full days, April 24-26, world-class chefs led garden recipe workshops with more than 950 students in nearly a quarter-acre of garden space in the heart of the Kihei Elementary School campus. Kindergarten through 5th grade students and chefs prepared Asian stir-fry and gourmet veggie pizzas using ingredients grown and harvested from the school’s… [Continue Reading]
Grow Some Good is partnering with 21st Century Learning Centers to introduce an after school gardening program at Wailuku Elementary School. Students learn gardening and sustainability skills that support curriculum benchmarks in science, math, history, language arts, social studies and more. Projects so far include designing and installing new garden beds, refurbishing and planting existing beds,… [Continue Reading]
Measuring Perimeter, Area & Volume / Inspiring Entrepreneurial Minds This week, third and fourth graders at Kihei Elementary School and Wailuku Elementary School practiced measuring perimeter, area and volume in the garden to determine quantities of soil and lumber required to build a new raised garden bed and design garden layouts. The measurements were also… [Continue Reading]
Our garden coordinators are a part time position but are available in the garden on most school … Donate!
Chef's Garden Kits are used by the chefs when they do demonstrations in the garden. Kit's … Donate!
How do you make an outdoor classroom? We did it by purchasing a bunch of hay bales, putting them … Donate!
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In recognition of International Permaculture Day, Community Work Day Program, Grow Some Good, and … more...
For three full days, April 24-26, world-class chefs led garden recipe workshops with more than 950 … more...