Why Wednesday #1

Why Wednesday #1

Why Wednesday #1 Last week, we solicited some of your growing questions, issues and wonderings! This week, we’re out to set the record straight. Below are the answers to the questions asked last year, and common gardening questions we are asked regularly! My seedlings...
Farmers 2050 Challenge

Farmers 2050 Challenge

Farmers 2050 Challenge Update The players in Farmers 2050 reached 100% of the goal for Little Green Thumbs! The top team was ‘Natural Science’, from Alberta, Canada with 932455 total points.   Check out this video to see how much was donated from Nutrien...
Pass on the Gift of the Garden

Pass on the Gift of the Garden

Pass on the Gift of the Garden In our Little Green Thumbs charter of Plant, Grow, Eat, Share, we want students to SHARE their gift of the garden! Through the program, students understand their responsibility as stewards of their garden, their environment and their...
Ingredients for Successful Classroom Cooking

Ingredients for Successful Classroom Cooking

Ingredients for Successful Classroom Cooking Enjoying a fresh harvest of vegetables is one of the best parts of gardening with students! In celebration of Eat, in our Plant, Grow, Eat, Share charter, we are sharing our top ingredients for successful classroom cooking....
Grow.. Understanding: Common Plant Misconceptions

Grow.. Understanding: Common Plant Misconceptions

Grow… Understanding: Common Plant Misconceptions   This week, we are celebrating GROW, as part of our Little Green Thumbs charter ‘Plant, Grow, Eat and Share’. There are countless opportunities to grow understanding as we explore our classroom gardens. As we grow a...