Next Steps - Developing your school garden

Provider: Royal Horticultural Society
£90.00 (no VAT on this item) For one course
£135.00 (no VAT on this item) For two courses or two persons on one course
£180.00 (no VAT on this item) for three courses or three persons on one course

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Description This course is suitable for schools that are currently at the Campaign for School Gardening’s Level’s 3 and 4. The expectation would be that attendees on this course have some knowledge themselves of gardening and have established a school garden. The day will include some of the following topics: how to integrate gardening with your teaching, differentiating areas of the garden (food growing, wildlife and sensory), sustainable gardening practices, incl. composting and gardening for the school year. Some horticultural skills will also be covered, for example, propagation of plants from seed and taking vegetative cuttings, identification of a range of common garden plants and weeds, enterprise (making money) using the garden.
Duration 1 day
Categories Primary, Secondary, Teaching and Learning, Sciences, Mathematics / Numeracy, KS1, KS2, KS3, KS4, English / Literacy, Support Staff, Teaching staff, Administration Staff, Learning Support, Pupil Support, Site staff, Technicians, Other support staff, Advanced Skills Teacher, Excellent Teacher, Main-scale (core) teacher, Newly Qualified Teacher, Non-practising teacher, Post-threshold Teacher, Pupil mentor, Trainnee (pre-QTS) teacher, Teacher trainer, Assessment, Behaviour for Learning, Gifted and Talented, Inclusion, Personalised Learning, SEND, Subject Knowledge, Classroom Management, Out of school, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science / Geology
Learning outcomes for participants/users and, where relevant, pupils or students

At the end of this course you will:

1. have developed your horticultural knowledge and skills.

2. have some ideas of how gardening can be linked to the curriculum

3. be able to plan the development of your school garden, which may include creating new areas for specific purposes or incorporating more sustainable practices.

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Time 10am - 4pm

This course does not have any pre-booked dates available. Please contact the provider directly to arrange this training.