Living Classroom: Campbell School District Garden-Based Instruction

$10,000

open space authority funds contributed to project

2018

project awarded

The Authority’s grant will help to fund Living Classroom’s Garden-Based Instruction in the Campbell School District. Living Classroom's environmental education program focuses in three key areas: environmental literacy, connection to healthy food, and science learning that is relevant and real to the lives of students. Living Classroom will provide a full-service program to schools, including lesson instruction to hundreds of classrooms with multiple lessons for each class each year over multiple years, lesson materials, garden installation and maintenance, and recruitment and training of volunteer parents and docents. The goal of the Authority-funded portion the program is to provide top quality, engaging garden-based learning experiences in the areas of science, nutrition, math, and social studies for at least 1,200 K-3 students at five Campbell schools
Award Date:
May 24, 2018
Program:
Measure Q Environmental Education Grant Program
Location:
Schools throughout Campbell Union School District

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