May 2021 Spark Activity!

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May Spark Question


Time to execute now that you have all the information you need and that amazing plan in place to build your community garden! Find out more by scrolling down!




GreenLearning’s Spiral Inquiry Model







Our Spiral Inquiry Model is a unique framework to get students engaged in a hand-on manner exploring a problem!

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May SPARK ACTIVITY


Communicate & Take Action

Communicate results with your peers and take action to improve!


Analyze

  • How will I know I was successful?
  • What was difficult about this task?
  • What can I improve on in this process?
  • What can I take away from my research that can be used to make in my life or others?

Hypothesis

  • Where are you going to put your garden?
  • Who is going to do the planting?
  • Get it started and organize a schedule on who is going to do what.
  • Who is going to manage the garden?
  • Who is going to harvest the resources and where are they going to be stored?
  • Are you going to be giving food to your local community or food bank?
  • Investigate the different kinds of creatures that may be living in your garden (pests you want to get rid of)

Explore

  • Technology
  • Natural pest removers
  • Seed types and requirements
  • Soil and compost
  • Building supplies and watering
  • Location

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