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The Growing Classroom: An Introduction to Garden-Based Learning
Life Lab

Life Lab's Garden Classroom on the UCSC Farm
Santa Cruz, CA 95064

Thursday, October 4, 2012 — Friday, October 5, 2012

Hours: 9am-3:30pm

This two-day workshop, located at Life Lab's Garden Classroom in Santa Cruz, CA, is ideal for those interested in supplementing their existing science program with garden-based learning. Using The Growing Classroom activity guide for grades 2-6, you'll experience hands-on activities, learn basic science concepts and gardening techniques, and develop management strategies for a school gardening program. Find out how to teach the standards while you guide students through the natural cycles of the garden. You'll receive Life Lab’s 460-page book, The Growing Classroom as well as many other ideas and resources. 2 semester units of graduate education credit available.

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Indoors/Outdoors? Indoor/Outdoor Event

Preregistration? Yes
Fee? Yes
Fee Amount: $300

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Contact Name: Whitney Cohen
Address: 1156 High Street
City/State: Santa Cruz, CA 95064
Phone: 831-459-3833
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