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Using the Community Garden as a Resource for Inquiry into Creating Rubrics with Students.

Here is a really concrete and accessible way to design a rubric with your kids and for them to experience how it can help their learning. It also gives them a chance to practically take action and to be a part of the garden and the food that is growing there. 1. Preparing the Rubric. · Begin by Read full article »

School Community Garden 2011-2012. The Story so Far.

It's been an amazing year at the School Community Garden. After recovering from Typhoons and building site damage the garden was the scene of many powerful learning opportunities and countless moments of joy. Kindergarten students have been enjoying finding 2-D shapes recently in the garden. After their trip to Pacem Eco park Grade 2  Fiery Phoenix Class brought back 8 herb plants which they  planted Read full article »

Where can grade one plant their seedlings?

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What can we learn at our Community Garden?

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What can we do to take care of our community garden?

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Community Garden Launch

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November 24, 2010

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Community Garden Launch!

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November 10, 2010

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September 15, 2010

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Community Garden AFAC

We meet every Wednesday at 1004 (grade 2 corridor) and then go to the Community Garden to take care of our plants. Click on the picture to find out what we are doing and what we plan to do next . You can also have a look at our notice board that is near the garden to find out the latest news.

Curriculum Connections

All our learning experiences help us to become more successful students at ISM. Click on the picture to find out how the ES, MS and HS students are meeting their goals whilst taking care of our planet.

Spreading the word

We reflect on our learning and communicate in creative ways so that we can teach others about why it is important to care for our earth. Click on the picture to look at our creative posters, stories and newspaper articles.