growing and educating a new generation of local farmers and market gardeners
fat city farmers, inc ~ po box 995 ~ basalt, co 81621 ~ 970.274.0634
501(c)3 EIN: 20-5698092
Basalt High School Shop Class designs and builds a Greenhouse for BMS Science Class
Basalt Middle School Garden
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Yampah Mountain High School Gardens
CSA Farm School
Steps for Planning a School Garden
Lesson plans and activities
Learning About Pollinators
Student / Family Resources
SUPPORT Fat City Farmers
~ teachers' gardening resources ~
Download "Creating & Sustaining Your School Garden"
Download "Slow Food USA - Curriculum"
Download "A Child's Garden of Standards"
Download "Plant Parts Illustrated"
Download "When to Plant What"
Download "Pre-K - 4th Grade Garden Lessons" (english)
"Sowing the Seeds of Success"
Download "Slow Food Denver - Starting a School Garden"
Download "Fat City Farmers - Curriculum List"
Download "Worm Resources & Soil Building"
Download "Plant Vocabulary"
Download "Garden Based Learning"
Download "Pre-K - 4th Grade Garden Lessons" (spanish)
"Composting In The Classroom"
Kid-friendly gardening tools:
Ace Hardware small shovel:
Green Thumb small shovel:
Office of the State Secretary of Education, District of Columbia,
School Garden Assessment Template
Click here for extended library of lesson plans you may download.
fat city farmers, inc. ~ po box 995 ~ basalt, co 81621 ~ 970.274.0634 ~ 501(c)3 ein: 20-5698092