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Age Range

2nd - 6th

The Growing Classroom

Roberta Jaffe, Gary Appel

Categories: Foods & Nutrition , Math , Science , Washington County Library

Resource Description

The Growing Classroom is a bestselling teacher’s manual that was developed by the Life Lab Science Program and revised to meet current science standards and educator needs. This curriculum features hands-on strategies for managing garden-based science instruction including planning a garden laboratory, facilitating investigative lessons on ecology and nutrition, and involving the community in learning activities. Encouraging elementary school students to experience the connection between nature and health enables them to explore essential questions in a way that fosters their own growth.

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