Lesson Plan Guide

Use the monthly lesson plan guide to implement the Commit to Health: Community and Home Gardening curriculum.  The lesson plan guide is divided into suggested activities that incorporate the experiential activities, coloring and activity sheets, and newsletters provided.  Two age-appropriate lesson plan guides are available for each month.

Community and Home Gardening Newsletters

One newsletter is available each month for both topic areas--Extending Your Garden Season and Winterizing is in September!

Coloring and Activity Sheets

Children will enjoy exploring and learning about extending your garden life and winterizing with coloring and activity pages this month.

Experiential Activities

A variety of fun, experiential activities can be conducted through gardening.  Activities encourage constant learning and link back to the core subjects.

News Stories

4.20.21Top Story

Parks and rec departments short on seasonal workers

4.20.21Around the Country

Calif. city reinstates parks and rec department

4.20.21Around the Country

Parks and rec marking Earth Day with fairs, tours, games