When to Plant Vegetables for Zones 9-10 Each USDA planting zone has its own schedule for sowing seeds. If you're new to vegetable gardening, you'll want to know that there is a right time to sow each variety of vegetable seed. The Vegetable Garden: Zones 9-10 Planting Schedule
Plant Zone Index Background Information How the map was started Every plant can adapt to a range of environments. STI: ERsys - San Fernando, CA (USDA Plant Hardiness)
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Los Angeles County - Common Ground Garden Program Attention: We are now accepting applications for the 2014 Master Gardener Volunteer Training Program. Click here to view the announcement flyer. Who Are Master Gardeners and What Do They Do?
Nutrition Unit:: Lesson Plan, Activity, or Teaching Idea from A to Z Teacher Stuff February is Nutrition Month. Several activities for learning about foods and nutrition. Objectives: To help students learn the importance of nutrition in keeping them healthy. Outline:
Food & Nutrition Theme - Lesson Plans, Thematic Units, Printables, Worksheets, and More from A to Z Teacher Stuff Instant Downloads @ A to Z’s Store: Classifying Healthy Food vs Junk Food File Folder Game The file folder game “Healthy Food vs Junk Food” can be used for preschool to kindergarten or special needs students. The objective is to classify the pictures under either HEALTHY FOOD or JUNK FOOD. This game can be used in conjunction with lessons about classifying. This activity helps students learn to sort, classify, and distinguish between a variety of objects.
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Week 1 – Planning, Clearing, Tool Safety, Compost Posted by admin 5 September, 2007 For those new to school gardens now is the time to find a proper location. You’ll want a spot that is level, with at least six hours of sun exposure, and good drainage. If the desired location is facing south, all the better. Tools | School Garden Weekly
My First Garden - A Children's Guide to the World of Fun and Clever Gardening