Wednesday, 26 June 2013

Super Spinach

Today we worked around the garden in groups improving the look of the garden. Everyone checked on the spinach which we will be cooking next week.

Friday, 14 June 2013

Business Success

Year Five ran their first fruit and vegetable stall today parents and friends were able to buy fresh produce to take home and enjoy. Everyone commented how good Year Five were at persuading people to buy.

Mathematics from the garden

Year five put their maths skills to good use setting up their fruit and vegetable stall.

Thursday, 13 June 2013

History in the garden

Year one and two really enjoyed their visit to the garden museum. The explored many garden artifacts some very old. They made a dvd all about it.

Caring for our cabin

Yesterday year six were learning about the importance of looking after wood.

Wednesday, 12 June 2013

Garlic Spray

We are using some of our garlic to make a spray to use against aphids as well as using nettle spray to help them recover from an aphid attack.

Worms Thrive

The worms are doing very well and we have added our third tray. The liquid that comes out from the bottom is diluted and used as plant food.

White Rocket

Wild flowers attract insects to our garden we have discovered white rocket growing around the garden which is edible.

Leaf Mulch

Today the Y5 children sorted all the leaves so they are all in the same place. They will be used in the Autumn to dig into the soil and put around the trees so our soil will be nutritious.