First grade Garlic Experts

By: Tara McNerney, Cooking and Gardening Teacher at Mundo Verde Public Charter School ….. When the weather turned cold in the nation’s capitol, and the garden was looking ready for a long sleep, the first graders at Mundo Verde Public Charter were getting ready to do the last planting of 2014. One brisk and cloudy day

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It All Adds Up

By: Rebecca Helgerson, School Garden Coordinator at Tubman Elementary School ….. Tubman students have opportunities to incorporate cooking into the classroom throughout the year, but the cold winter weather gives us an excuse to really focus it. Others than a couple of beds growing greens and roots, the garden is put to bed for the winter

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