Hart Memorial Primary

Name Hart Memorial Primary
Category Primary School
Address Charles St, Portadown, Craigavon BT62 4BD, UK
Gardening opening 1935
Description
  • Dimension: 5690 sqm
  • Growing methods: soil, compost, aquaponic.
  • In the garden the school cultivates: Vegetables, Herbs, Fruit trees, Berries, Root plants.
  • Activities with children: sowing, replanting, harvesting, food preparation.
  • Link with the school curriculum: yes, with Healthy eating and healthy lifestyles, PDMU.
  • Main objectives of the educational garden:
    o to help an individual child to develop an appreciation of where food comes from and the skills, knowledge and enthusiasm to grow their own food;
    o to help the group / class to identify the advantages of working as part of a team.
web site http://www.hartmemorial.org.uk