Session 5: The Year Round Garden

Session 5 serves as an introduction to the steps necessary to effectively prepare the school garden for the winter season. This section provides insights on how to care for the plants and prepare for the upcoming growing season.

See below for resources to help you learn the aspects of managing the school garden through all four seasons. Materials include tip sheets, teacher exercises, and lesson plans that support your curriculum.

This Web site complements a six-day Professional Development Institute for teachers offered at The New York Botanical Garden. For more information about this course or other opportunities at the Garden, please visit the NYBG Professional Development page or contact or 718.817.8140.