Franklin Elementary School Garden

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CLASSROOM TO GARDEN PROGRAM

These are curricula taught in the classroom and connected to our Garden of Learning:
  • Math in the Garden
  • Health & Nutrition from the Garden
  • Literature in the Garden
  • Junior Master Gardener Certification
  • Botany on Your Plate

Garden lesson activities are held in the Pollinator and Edible Gardens


SEE WINTER CALENDAR BELOW


GARDEN LESSON HIGHLIGHTS





Botany on Your Plate


Grades 1 - 3


Presented by 

U C Botanical Garden

at Berkeley



JUNIOR MASTER GARDENERS


Grade 3:: Health & Nutrition from the Garden

Grade 4:: The Joy of Making Things Grow

Certification Program

2015 Calendar of Events

January 21          12:30 pm      Volunteer Garden Educator and School Teacher Meeting (new volunteers are invited to attend)
January 28          12:30 pm      Volunteer Garden Educator Meeting (new volunteers are invited to attend)
February                                      School Garden Classes and Community Gardening Days Start (watch for detail schedule)
May 29                                         School Garden Classes End ... Classes pictures and graduation activities this week
July 13 - August 21                    School Garden Summer Program (watch for detail schedule)
September  - October               School Garden Classes and Community Gardening (watch for detail schedule)
November - January                                  Community and Students prepare gardens for Winter - overwintering garden (watch for detail schedule)

The Franklin Elementary School Garden program is in partnership with Victory Garden Foundation lead by Victory V Lee, Founder/President and Alameda County Master Gardener.