Field reports from

Mid City Prescotts School of Enriched Sciences

Listening Can be a “Fruitful” Experience at Mid-City Prescott

A few weeks ago, the teachers at Mid-City mentioned that their classes top areas for improvement are following directions and listening skills. With that in mind, this week’s activity made use of our abundant tomato harvest and included 3 large tasks that required both listening and following directions. At the beginning of class, I gave…

Read More...

Taking Learning Outside the Classroom at Mid-City Prescott

This year Mid-City Prescott is starting a new unit on systems learning for all their classes. Everything is made up of systems and so the garden class provided a perfect opportunity for students to expand their understanding. After reviewing the basics of what a system is, classes discussed ecosystems and how everything in the garden…

Read More...

Eating the Rainbow at Mid-City Prescott

Since we have a nutrition intern from UCLA at Mid-City this month, we are taking the oppportunity to learn how our garden plants can help our nutrition.Today we learned that each color in our fuits and veggies is associated with a special power to help our bodies. We played a game to see what team…

Read More...

Expanding the garden at Mid City Prescott!

We had an amazingly productive workday yesterday, expanding the existing garden at Mid City Prescott School of Enriched Sciences! We had two amazing groups helping out – a small team from NASDAQ and a large force from Core Digital Media. They worked hard in the heat and now the garden has four new row crops…

Read More...

Mid City Prescotts School of Enriched Sciences

Read More...

New garden at Mid City Prescott!

With the help of volunteers from Keller Williams Realty, we built a brand new garden and student farm at Mid City Prescott! The garden contains 5 raised beds, fruits trees and three row crops. Students were able to get some planting done as well! Thanks to everyone from Keller Williams who came out to help!…

Read More...