Gardens give educators the chance to link lessons to real life, in a context that children can understand.
With more and more gardens popping up across the continent, many parents and teachers are asking themselves what all the fuss is about. Are school gardens becoming an essential fixture in the schoolyard just like jungle gyms and swing sets? And if so, why? It’s no secret that gardens provide many over and above the fresh produce. There are some excellent reasons why more and more schools are taking the plunge.
What are some of these benefits of school gardens?
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