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Sensory Motor Benefits and Tips for Gardening with Children

With Spring upon us, why not get children started with some gardening. Gardening offers children excellent sensory motor exploration. Think of all the senses that are involved in gardening: Tactile – touching the rough seeds, feeling the dry dirt, experiencing cold, wet mud, handling the soft fuzz of a green bean or the smooth skin […]

Creating Accessible Gardens Webinar

New York State Department of Health is sponsoring a webinar on March 22nd entitled: Strategies for Creating Accessible Gardens.  It is at 1:00pm Eastern Standard Time.  If you work with individuals with disabilities this looks like a nice free opportunity to check out for the Spring.  It would make a great project for older students […]