Do you know where your food comes from?

 

“We don’t really think about food sources any longer. Kids for the most part think that carrots come out of a plastic bag.”

-Leesa Carter (Executive Director of the Captain Planet Foundation)

Learning Gardens provide many opportunities for kids to learn science, math, history and language art in the context of a garden. Including understanding how food gets to their plate.

Follow the links to hear the interview with Steve Goss, on Morning Edition WABE 90.1FM and Leesa Carter. She gives an in-depth look into the Captain Planet’s Learning Gardens.

Full version of Learning Garden interview
Shorter version of interview

Click here if you’re interested in installing a Learning Garden at your school.

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