Resources

On this page, we have gathered a myriad of resources from members of our community. Not only are these resources helpful for taking learning outdoors, they also underscore cross-curricular and interdisciplinary connections across the curriculum. We share these resources with great hope that you will consider using some of the lesson plans, garden strategies, and educational heuristics that we have employed and continue to employ on a seasonal basis. If you have any questions about what you see here, or if you care to contribute to this growing online platform, please do not hesitate to contact mitchell.mclarnon [at] mail.mcgill.ca (subject: Garden%20resources) (us)

http://showmeyourmath.ca/comingtoknow/

Show Me Your Math is a program that invites Aboriginal Students in Atlantic Canada to explore the mathematics that is evident in their own community and cultural practices

www.punkdomestics.com

Punk Domestics provides a collection of DIY approaches to growing a variety of plants, as well as building garden structures (as well as recipes for meals, pickling, and home brewing). 

anarchyapiaries.org

All things hives, art and resistance.

 

Art Resources:

Martin, Laura C. "The Art and Craft of Pounding Flowers." Rodale.

Martin's book on how to carry out flower "pounding" is informative, and includes expert tips on DIY flower designs on a variety of media. 

http://www.outofwholecloth.com/leaf-pounding-instructions/

A blog on creating leaf pounding for quilt designs. 

https://davesgarden.com/guides/articles/view/512

A fun take on the different materials one can hammer plants on. 

 

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