soil and square foot gardening

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Getting soil classified from areas where each group will be planting.

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and sharing soil readings with everyone.

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deciding what winter vegetables will go in

one square foot for each child in the class!

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while some do the square foot calculations on paper another group preps a chalk board to divide into 27 squares


another group works on a design for the board – the one with corn and hibiscus painted smack in the center gets voted in.

next week sq feet get measured on the ground and while half the class plants the other completes the board.

Happy drizzly day!