Academy Garden Documents – The 2016 Edible Schoolyard Academy

This library contains all the resources and take home documents that were provided to the 2016 Edible Schoolyard Academy participants to support their learning and adaptation to their home site.

Resources

One of the most exciting aspects of designing a structure or open space is thinking about the user experience, in this case our students. We believe there is an interplay between what you build and why you build it and how the students will interact with it. In the...

Area: Garden
Type: Program Management
Rating:
5

This resource provides a snapshot of the garden layout in Summer 2016.

Area: Garden
Type: Program Management
Rating:
0

Working with tools is an essential aspect of every student’s experience at the Edible
Schoolyard. Students are introduced to tool safety in their classrooms before they
come out to the garden, and then they are given a tool shed orientation during their
...

Area: Garden
Type: Program Management
Rating:
0

This resource contains four signs, each one illustrating a different method of conserving water in the garden.

Area: Garden
Type: Lessons
Rating:
0

This resource details the Edible Schoolyard Berkeley's plan for responding to a severe allergic reaction caused by a bee sting or exposure to nuts.

Area: Garden
Type: Program Management
Rating:
0

This letter was sent to the King Middle School community to address potential questions and concerns with having a bee hive in the Edible Schoolyard Berkeley garden.

Area: Garden
Type: Community Outreach
Rating:
0

The scope and sequence for 6th grade garden classes outlines the order and high level information for our 6th grade garden curriculum.

Area: Garden
Type: Lessons
Rating:
0

The scope and sequence for 7th grade garden classes outlines the order and high level information for our 7th grade garden curriculum.

Area: Garden
Type: Lessons
Rating:
0

The scope and sequence for 8th grade garden classes outlines the order and high level information for our 8th grade garden curriculum.

Area: Garden
Type: Lessons
Rating:
0

A typical garden class with 6th graders at the Edible Schoolyard is 86 minutes (1 hour and 26 minutes) and is divided into three main parts: Opening Circle, In the Field (work time), and Closing Circle. In the garden, we have integrated rituals and routines into...

Area: Garden
Type: Program Management
Rating:
0