Bloomers! Schoolyard FAQ
What is the Bloomers! Schoolyard Program?
The Bloomers! portable, self-contained Schoolyard vegetable garden is the perfect outdoor school classroom in which nutrition, plant science, math, and ‘hands-on’ learning is supported for students grades pre-k through 1st.
Where can I find out more information about the Schoolyard program?
To find out more about Bloomers! Schoolyard and all the benefits it affords children, click HERE
How do I purchase a school garden today?
Visit our Schoolyard Products page HERE
Visit our Store HERE
What is the Bloomers! Schoolyard Value Proposition?
Bloomers! Schoolyard is not a purchase. It is an investment that will stay with your children for the entire school year like a playground or a cubby. And it can be used for subsequent classes with the only cost being a replanting kit. If you register for our newsletter, we will send you this demonstration s a thank you. New content is always being added online and soon we look forward to integrating even more growing lessons onto Bloomers! Island.
What grades are covered in the Bloomers! Schoolyard Garden Curriculum?
Grades pre-K thru first are covered in the curriculum.
How many lesson plans are included in the curriculum?
The curriculum includes 10 pre-planned weekly lesson. Each week’s lesson plan is based around a certain gardening or environmental concept. We created games, storybooks, and activities to further reinforce that weeks know + grow concept. Where can I see an example of a BSG curriculum lesson plan? To the Bloomers! Schoolyard program in action and to see an example of a lesson plan click HERE or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org