Date of Award
Master of Science in Education (MSEd)
Throughout this unit, the author's kindergarten and first grade students had hands on experience with growing a variety of plants. As students were exposed to the variety of plants through the garden project, they were able to determine what plants needed to survive and flourish. Additionally, they focused on how plants help people, animals, and insects and explored what effect plants have on the ecological balance of the earth.
Crutchfield, K. (2013). Roof top garden play space. New York : Bank Street College of Education. Retrieved from http://educate.bankstreet.edu/independent-studies/130