Harberton Special School

Name Harberton Special School
Category Primary School
Address Harberton Park Belfast BT9 6TX, UK
Gardening opening 2005
  • Dimension: 200 sqm
  • Growing methods: soil, compost, aquaponic.
  • In the garden the school cultivates: Vegetables, Decorative plants, Fruit trees, Berries, Root plants.
  • Activities with children: sowing, replanting, harvesting.
  • Link with the school curriculum: Yes with Literacy, PDMU, The Arts, World Around Us, Numeracy and ICT are all covered through our gardening activities.
  • Main objectives of the educational garden:
    o to help an individual child to develop knowledge, skills and experiences through the garden;
    o to help the group / class to enjoy the outdoors, work collaboratively and engage in exploration and investigation.
web site http://www.harbertonschool.co.uk