Greening School Grounds: Creating Habitats for Learning

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Description: In Greening School Grounds, readers will find ideas for numerous schoolyard projects, from tree nurseries to school composting to native-plant gardens, along with ideas for enhancing learning by addressing the diverse needs of students. More than a dozen schoolyard habitat and garden options are presented, ranging from roof top and multicultural gardens, through desert and butterfly gardens, to ponds and prairie restorations. For project planners, there are practical tips on minimizing vandalism, maximizing participation, and raising funds. And for teachers, there are dozens of outdoor classroom activities and curriculum links, an annotated bibliography of learning resources, and up-to-date listings of funders and training organizations.   

Size: 138 pages

Manufacturer: New Society Publishers

Product Type: Loaned Item (must be returned within 6 weeks of rental date)

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