• Primary Industries Education Foundation Australia (PIEFA)

The Magic of Growing

The Magic of Growing

This is a unit with five inquiry teaching sequences based on the 21st – century fluencies – Crockett et al. (2011) about students learning a crucial lesson, namely that their actions can make a tangible difference in the world around them.

At the same time, students are building a sense of belonging to a place. Learning is not confined to four walls. The school vision “inspired today – prepared for tomorrow” encompasses the values of learning, relationships, creativity and innovation, compassion and integrity. Each value is synonymous with the many learning experiences offered through the environmental initiative



school garden, growing, food, plants, environment