Resources

Resources for schools: Key Stages 3 and 4

Growing School Garden Teachers Resource Pack

This resource aims to help all teachers use their school gardens and grounds as a creative learning resource. Contains 22 factsheets and a wall poster.

Growing Schools: The Renewable World

Lesson plans on sustainable resources for Key Stage 3+.

KidsGardening: School Farmers' Markets: Helping Kids and Communities Grow

School farmers' markets provide real-life experiences for student to grow socially, academically, and personally.

KidsGardening: School Gardening

RSA: Carbon Contol

Lesson plans on carbon footprint and carbon control designed for Key Stage 3.

Session Plan: Seed Sowing

Session plan developed by food4families tutors.

Download: Session Plan: Seed Sowing (MS Word format)

Setting up and Running a School Garden - A Manual for Teachers, Parents and Communities

An online manual based on experiences of setting up and running school gardens all over the world. It takes you through all the steps of planning a garden project. There are also lesson plans for children aged 9-14 years which complement garden activities. The appendices include horticultural notes and factsheets on nutrition.

FAO, 2005, KS2-3