Food and Health
Water
Wildlife
Participants
260
Hours
60
People Served
2,200

What is your wish for this project?

Students gain experience in a hands on project outside of class, start to finish and feel great pride in what they accomplish

How did it go?

We have had students map the garden bed. They measured the soil moisture content and monitered the activities of the sprinkler system. The students visited the Huntington Gardens to observe their amazing cactus garden. We prepared a budget and presented it to the school site council. We looked around town for free or inexpensive cactus plants. The researched options for weed block and rain water absorbtion and choose crushed granite as a cover. We have brought together a couple of income streams...read more