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Middle School Students Grow Their Own Lunch

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VIDEO: The Edible Schoolyard: Seed-to-Table Learning
Running Time: 7 min.


The apple crisp is baking in the oven and the smell of bubbling cinnamon, sugar, and apples fills the air and makes
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A teacher growing green in the South Bronx

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A whirlwind of energy and ideas, Stephen Ritz is a teacher in New York's tough South Bronx, where he and his kids grow lush gardens for food, greenery -- and jobs. Just try to keep up with this New York treasure as he spins through the many, many ways there are to grow hope in a neighborhood many have written off, or in your own. (Filmed at TEDxManhattan.)
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Ways to Help the Homeless in Houston

Ways to Help the Homeless in Houston | The Giving Garden | Scoop.it
The generous residents of Houston, Texas, are always willing to lend a helping hand to the city's homeless. Read on to learn different ways in which you can get involved.
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How to help the Homeless in Houston!

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Community Service: Top 10 Reasons to Volunteer

Find out why volunteering is good for you ... and others!
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Great reasons to give students for why it is important to volunteer. 

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Students use recycling bins for gardening

A businessman wants to turn thousands of recently retired recycling bins in Tampa into tools for gardening education.
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Students can recycle these bins in order to grow a garden to use the fruits and veggies for Soup Kitchens. 

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Down East Magazine | Growing Minds

Belfast Garden Project
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Growing food

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How to Start a School Garden Help Kids Grow Healthy Food! - YouTube

Children who grow vegetables, eat vegetables. That's why we have rounded up the best tips and advice on starting a successful School Garden. In this video we...
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How to grow a garden

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Farmers' Almanac » Weather, Gardening, Full Moons, Best Days and more.

Farmers' Almanac » Weather, Gardening, Full Moons, Best Days and more. | The Giving Garden | Scoop.it
Farmers' Almanac provides free long range weather forecasts, home and garden advice, astronomy and full moon information, natural cures and cooking.
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City high schoolers tend garden over summer break

City high schoolers tend garden over summer break | The Giving Garden | Scoop.it
Some Marshall Metropolitan High School students are making good use of their summer break.
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Students learn special skills on how to grow their own food. 

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