Field Trip to Uncle Bob’s Pumpkin Patch

Today, Kindergarteners took a trip out to Uncle Bob’s Pumpkin Patch¬†to reinforce the science standards they had learned. On this trip, students gained hands-on experiences that reinforced what they had¬†learned about identifying plant and animal basic needs comparing similarities and differences between different kinds of animals and their young observing the features of plants andContinue reading “Field Trip to Uncle Bob’s Pumpkin Patch”

Support The Whole Kids Foundation

The Whole Kids Foundation is a non-profit organization aimed at improving children’s nutrition and wellness with the goal of ending the childhood obesity epidemic. They focus their efforts in three areas: school garden grants, salad bars in schools, and nutrition education and inspiration for teachers. Springdale Park recently received $2,000 in grant money from TheContinue reading “Support The Whole Kids Foundation”

Thank you Schoolyard Sprouts and Farmer D Organics!

We are so excited to have 92 beds prepared for our fall garden! Thank you so much to Reese with Farmer D Organics for delivering all of the soil and a HUGE thank you to Schoolyard Sprouts for funding the project! New Soil from Jenna Mobley on Vimeo. We could not have done it withoutContinue reading “Thank you Schoolyard Sprouts and Farmer D Organics!”