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SCHOOL GARDENS
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In today's tech-heavy world, there's something special about getting your hands dirty in a school garden. It's not just about plants – it's about kids growing in more ways than one!

 

School gardens aren't just outdoor classrooms; they're places where children learn important life skills, connect with the environment and discover a love for nature!

Check out our garden-related resources including videos,
how-to guides, g
ardening journals and lesson plans!

For more gardening tips and tricks, follow our Alberta School Garden Group on Facebook.

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Explore our Edible Garden How–to Manuals!

 

Whether you're a seasoned gardener or just starting out, our guides have everything you need to prepare your garden for spring and have it thrive throughout the summer. From prepping the soil to planting your favourite veggies, fruits, and herbs, our step-by-step instructions make it easy to get started.

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Keeping a garden journal is part of the whole gardening process. It's a place to keep records, plans, notes and anything that relates to your garden! It helps you celebrate the successes as well as learn from the challenges of gardening.

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Explore our selection of carefully curated gardening lesson plans!

Life Cycle of Bees

SCIENCE - GRADE 2

Soil

SCIENCE - GRADE 4

Three Sisters Companion Camping

SCIENCE - GRADE 4

Desktop Greenhouses

SCIENCE - GRADE 4 and GRADE 7

Parts of a Strawberry

SCIENCE - GRADE 4 and GRADE 7

Explore our collection of gardening and food videos!

Teacher Garden Club Videos

Dive into the world of green thumbs with our teacher-led gardening videos! Whether you're a seasoned gardener or just getting started, join us as our expert instructor shares a wealth of tips and step-by-step instructions.

What's in the Field

Discover Alberta's diverse agriculture, from golden wheat fields to vibrant canola blooms.

Home Grown Series

Meet a farmer, hear their story and learn more about what they do. 

The Story of Food

 Join us on an adventure as we explore the fascinating stories behind the food on your plate. Based on our youth-focused publication The Story of Food. Click HERE to explore the publication series.

Virtual Farm Field Trips

Get up close and personal with farm animals, learn about modern farming technologies, and gain a deeper appreciation for the hard work and dedication of farmers.

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Explore our Edible Garden Manuals for youth!

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How-to Manuals
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Explore our collection of Edible Garden How-To Manuals!

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