Lesson Plans

Grade K-1

Patricia and the Pea Shoots

Grade 2

The Story of Kale

Grade 3

You Are What You Eat! The Plant Parts Game

Grade 4

Habitats, Communities and Planting Basil

Grade 5

Rock to Apple : Soil Exploration

Grade 6


Grade K-8

Compost in the Curriculum

Colouring Sheets

Who made all this dirt?

Illustrated page guide to compost critters.

Roots, fruits, seeds and leaves

Pesto & Basil

Pesto Lesson Plan

Basil Colouring Sheet

Plant Parts Cards

A set of 24 cards with full-colour illustrations. Each page contains 4 illustrations. You can print, cut and laminate to produce the set.

Page 1

beet, apple, bean, pumpkin

Page 2

sweet potato, wheat, bok choy, lettuce

Page 3

carrot, potato, cucumber, basil

Page 4

radish, corn, peans, onion

Page 5

pepper, tomato, parsley, raspberry

Page 6

callaloo, oats, rice, sorrel


Calendula Salve

Growing & Salve Recipe