Fivemiletown Primary School

Name Fivemiletown Primary school
Category Primary School
Address 166 Ballagh Road, Fivemiletown, Tyrone UK
Gardening opening 2006
Description
  • Dimension: 32 sqm
  • Growing methods: soil, compost.
  • In the garden the school cultivates: Vegetables, Decorative plants, Herbs, Fruit trees, Berries, Root plants.
  • Activities with children: sowing, replanting, harvesting.
  • Link with the school curriculum: Yes, the World Around Us and Religious Education – looking after God’s world.
  • Main objectives of the educational garden:
    • to help an individual child to develop an attitude of curiousity and love of living things, plants and mini beasts;
    • to help the group / class to work in a collaborative manner to develop transferable practical skills through gardening.
web site http://www.fivemiletownps.co.uk