This Junior Landcare guide introduces students to ways Youngtown Primary School involves every student in the school's garden, or outdoor learning centre, which is a versatile site used in every year level. Teachers at Youngtown have adopted the philosphy that learning occurs in a variety of environments, not just the classroom. It links to the Australian curriculum from Foundation to year 6 Science, Technologies, Health and Physical Education. It is one of several resources designed to help teachers and students undertake Junior Landcare projects in and around the school.
garden, environment, landcare