Waterford Roots & Shoots leaders received a grant from the Vermont Community Partnership to fund our project.
The following topics were covered:
1. Local Food
2. Processed vs. Whole Foods
3. Food miles
5. Label Reading
6. Preparing Your Own Food
Grant funds were used to purchase copies of the Omnivores Dilemma, Young Readers Edition, for all of the seventh and eighth graders. An interdisciplinary unit was developed and implemented in the math, science, social studies and language arts classes.