Tag Archives: outdoor learning

How does your garden grow?

One of the courgette plants we bought at the plant sale is growing well in our garden. Yesterday we enjoyed looking at the beautiful yellow and orange flower but this morning it is closed. Do you know why the flower closed over night?

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Farming Friday – sun dial

We made our own sun dials as it was beautiful and sunny this morning. However, by the time we had made them the sun was covered by clouds! We now know you can’t see the shadows caused by the sun when it is cloudy!

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Gardening

We have noticed new fruit growing on the strawberry plant. We know they’re not ready to eat as they’re still green and hard. The beans and potatoes have also really started growing.

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Flowers

Which of these plants from our garden can you name?

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Labelling parts of a plant

We pulled a giant broccoli plant out of the garden and used it to learn about the roots, stem and leaves.

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What can you see growing?

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Plant stall preparation – money

Icicle group have been sorting out the special offers by knocking down the prices to half and quarter. Reception are busy today buying and selling in the indoor and outdoor garden centres.

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