From planting and harvesting ancient grains to using technology in the school garden, teachers in CitySprouts 23 partner schools show and discuss how their students have learned from garden-based education.  Check out the short PowerPoint presentations teachers’ made on diverse subjects for pre-kindergarten through 7th grade.

Science

Simples Machines

Grade: 5
Teacher: Isabel Eccles
School: Cambridgeport School, Cambridge
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Garden Organisms

Grade: 2
Teachers: Elika Fredrickson and Luisa Quintanilla
School: The Amigos School
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The Science Fair

Grade: 6
Teacher: Erin Dukeshire
School: Orchard Gardens K-8 Pilot School, Boston
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Looking for Life

Teacher: Summer Thompson
Grade: 3
School: Dr. Martin Luther King School, Cambridge
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Technology in the Garden

Teacher: Christine Burke
Grade: 5
School: Kennedy-Longfellow School, Cambridge
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Wonderful Worms

Teacher: Rosalind O’Sullivan
Grade: K / Pre-K
School: Fletcher Maynard Academy
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Math

Area and Perimeter

Teacher: Katie Hussey
Grade: 3
School: Mather School, Boston
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Measuring Growth Over Time

Teacher: Christine Fetter
Grade: 4
School: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. School
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Counting and Measuring

Teacher: Tori Corpas
Grade: Pre-K
School: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. School
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Social Studies

The Ancient Grains Project

Teacher: Leslie Kramer
Grade: 6
School: Vassal Lane Upper School
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The Three Sisters

Teacher: Erica Pastor
Grade: 4
School: Orchard Gardens K-8 Pilot School, Boston
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Language Arts

Eat Food, Mostly Plants

Teacher: Karen Engels
Grade: 3
School: Graham & Parks School, Cambridge
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Sequencing and Graphing

Teacher: Therese Bellino
Grade: 1
School: The Morse School, Cambridge
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Garden Writing & Publishing

Teachers: Linnaea Adams and Fabrizia Adang
Grade: 3
School: Graham & Parks Elementary
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Garden Storytelling

Grades: Kindergarten, 3,4
Teachers: Boune Siliphaivanh, Itonya Dismond, Susan Minihane
School: David Ellis School
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Social and Emotional Learning

Restorative Gardening

Teachers: Elizabeth Castellana, Christy Pica, Ariel Klemmer
Grades: All
School: King Open School
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Montessori Lessons

Carrot Soup

Teacher: Megan Cahill
School: Tobin Montessori School
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