Beautification
Landscapes, Trees, and Plants
Water
Participants
60
Hours
20
People Served
60

What is your wish for this project?

Our goal is to have students research various native plants and decide which plants will be planted in our school's drought-tolerant garden.

How did it go?

Our project was to map out and create a drought tolerant garden on our school campus. First, our students learned about the drought and ways to conserve water in a garden. Then, our students went out to the area and measured using a measuring stick. Next, students cleaned up and pulled out the weeds from the proposed area of the garden; while, also inviting the community to come out and help for Earth Day. After that, they used part of the "Generation Earth" toolkit to draw and label a...read more