JMG Golden Ray
Vegetable Garden Lessons
- Hamburger Plants
Objective: To learn how man depends on plants as the original source of most foods.
- Make Your Pick
Objective: To select appropriate crops based on the season and region.
- Small and Large
Objective: To understand proper spacing when planting seeds.
- Rules are Rules
Objective: To establish rules for the garden that make it a safer place to learn
- Tender Transplants
Objective: To understand the benefits and practice techniques of proper transplanting.
- Home Sweet Home
Objective: To understand the criteria for selecting an optimal garden site and to choose site based on those criteria.
- Know and Show Sombrero
Objective: To make wearable works of art that sow an understanding of the benefits of plants to people.
- Plant Parts Rap
Objective: To learn the main parts of a plant and their roles.
- Building Bins and Compost Sandwiches
Objective: To build a composting bin for creating organic matter to amend the soil.
- Oxygen Factory
Objective: To illustrate the process of photosynthesis.
- Garden to the Table
Objective: To determine the harvest time of various garden vegetables.
- Plant a Seed
Objective: To demonstrate the importance of communicating clearly when speaking.
- Schedule It
Objective: To establish a schedule so all gardeners help water and weed the garden.
- Paper Towel Gardening
Objective: To create seed mats and transplant templates to help organize and lay out the garden.
- Plant Parts we Eat
Objective: To identify the various plant parts used for food.