Project Title: Fairy Gardens
Share:
Like This 0 likes
| 0 comments | Report

Fairy Gardens in our Learning Spaces

By: kbarrett

Fairy Gardens in Our Learning Spaces

 

 

A fairy garden is complete with structures and actual living plants. Fairy Gardens are designed to let you keep your green thumb active all year-round and the fairies in the garden bring good luck to your home. It's a tiny green space created and tended with love.

 

Students from the GATES program at Justin Elementary watched a video to help kickstart their thinking. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gRj7yPYZlCw   The the kids got creative when building indoor fairy gardens for each classroom at our school.  Fairy Gardens were also made for shared spaces such as the library, office, and flex learning areas.

 

[image] fairy hat

 

Students looked around their house or at garage sales for "unusual" types of receptacles to the hold the plants. We had planters made from hats, shoes, toys, baskets, and pieces of wood. 

 

Students also looked for small reusuable items that could be used to decorate the fairy gardens such as; seashells, old jewelry, beads, etc.

 

[image] fairies

 

Parents donated soil and succulent plants like aloe vera and agava.

 

[image] more fairies

Login or Register to Comment

Comments

No comments yet.
Related Pages
Kramer Front Garden Update 2013

Kramer Front Garden Update 2013
by: longhorn
Likes: 0

Lower School Nature Playground

Lower School Nature Playground
by: kbudge
Likes: 5

Arbor Day Observance

Arbor Day Observance
by: longhorn
Likes: 1