Posts made in July, 2018

Children’s Garden at Long Hill & Sedgwick Gardens

Posted by on Jul 25, 2018 in The Seedling BLOG | 0 comments

Children’s Garden at Long Hill & Sedgwick Gardens In May, The Trustees of Reservations invited kids and their families to the opening day of the Children’s Garden at Long Hill and Sedgwick Gardens in Beverly! Kids planted colorful, annual flowers and organic vegetables in the magical Children’s Garden. They were invited to plant one or as many as they could! This past week I visited the Children’s Garden and marveled at its beauty. The Children’s Garden at Long Hill is not only great for children, it’s also great for families. Its simplicity in design...

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4 Key Steps to linking Environmental Education and Literacy

Posted by on Jul 17, 2018 in The Seedling BLOG | 0 comments

4 Key Steps to linking Environmental Education and Literacy How can environmental education be linked to or taught through literacy using Garden Signs, Little Free Libraries, and Curriculum-on-the-Go Kits? What is the first thing you see when you walk into an Outdoor Classroom? Is it a Welcome Sign? There is nothing more inviting than a Welcome sign! A Welcome sign is an invitation. A Welcome sign gathers community. Welcome signs come in all shapes and sizes, as do communities. A Welcome sign invites visitors to the outdoor space and leads them into a new space. For learning and teaching,...

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