Field reports from
20th Street Elementary
The 20th Street Elementary was built in January 2017 with the support and funding from the LA Kings and Melissa’s Produce! The garden contains 7 raised beds and two picnic tables.
All of this recent rain left our garden a bit flooded. We had to move classes indoors but that didn’t stop us from having fun and learning a lot. We covered friends and foes that can be found in the garden. The students helped me share the names and pictures of the insects. We discussed…Read More
We finally got some seedlings planted and thriving here at 20th Street! My fifth grade class we ecstatic to get their hands dirty to help out. We now have beans, spinach, onions, peas, beets, purple kale and peppers growing. The students also learned about various soils we can find in the garden and which is…Read More
Thanks to LA Kings and Melissa’s we finally had our first day of garden lessons at 20th Street Elementary! The garden is still a bit barren but the students and I will fix that in no time! Today we covered garden rules and vocabulary. – Ranger CatRead More