May's Theme is Garden to Table!

                                                     

 

Infographics- 

The Only Guide You’ll Ever Need For Growing Vegetables -  infographic

The Cost of Growing Our Food   -infographic


Can you Identify these Macro Photos of Foods?  - Huffington Post

Video-

How Does Food Grow? -  series of youtube videos

24 Ted Talks That Will Help Save The Food System

PBS Farm to Table show -- Series from Public Broadcast Station



Interactive-

Do you Know Where Your Food Comes From -  washington post quiz - interactive - 2/2015

The Compost Challenge  -  The Compost Challenge was made to be self-directed if desired. The materials are a "placemat" and "napkin" for each student. The placemat serves as a dashboard to students to update as the challenge progresses. The napkin gives some prompts and instructions in terms of how to proceed.



Programs, Lessons and Guides-


Escoffier Culinary Arts Program Farm to Table Experience

Aromatic peaches, pink heirloom potatoes, free-range lamb — our Culinary Arts curriculum includes an experiential, 6-week Farm To Table® Experience. This is your opportunity to get exposed to an in-depth knowledge of where food comes from through a hands-on participation at local farms and ranches. This experience will transform your relationship with food and cooking.knowledge of where food comes from through a hands-on participation at local farms and ranches. This experience will transform your relationship with food and cooking. (Submitted by Debbie Barnes - Tulia, Texas)

New York Agriculture in the Classroom - PDF File

Kids Growing Food:  School Food Gardens as Tools for Learning
School gardens have impacted over 50,00 New York students in rural, urban and suburban communities as learning labratories used by teachers to integrate agricultural literacy across curriculum and meet New York State learning standards.

Eat Happy Project (from UK) - on-line field trips


Garden Based Learning- Sowing the Seeds of Success - This 28-page booklet details the organizational steps needed to initiate a gardening project that involves kids and the community ...