Ever stuck for ideas on how to do science learning with children and keep them engaged? Children learn through their senses and one of those senses is taste!
Use opportunities to teach children about growing their own food, and the science about agriculture in Manitoba. Participants will develop an understanding of planting practices, plant identification and coordinating planting and cooking with children.
Ruth Lindsey-Armstrong is an ECE III, an Instructor at Red River College Early Childhood Education Workplace Program and outdoor enthusiast! Ruth is the current Chairperson (or head-hippie as we like to call her 🙂 ) of the Manitoba Nature Summit Inc. She is also on the advisory committee for the Manitoba Nature Action Collaborative for Children.
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