Resources

Resources for schools: Early years

DCSF: All about food

Department for Children, Schools and Families ideas for exploring vegetables, fruit and food from seeds, animals and insects.

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Eden Project School Lesson Plans

Teacher plans for all ages and abilities from simple observation and drawing to basic science and nurturing through to reporting and presentation.

Growing Schools: Early Years Resources

The Royal Horticultural Society encouraging schools to embrace gardening as a life enhancing building platform.

Make Your Own Minibeasts 1

A puzzle activity for small children

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Make Your Own Minibeasts 2

A puzzle activity for small children

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Session Plan: Introduction to Herbs

Session plan developed by food4families tutors.

Download: Session Plan: Introduction to Herbs (MS Word format)

Session Plan: Silly Spuds

Session plan developed by food4families tutors.

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Session Plan: Sowing Salad

Session plan developed by food4families tutors.

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