Istituto Comprensivo Don Bosco

Name Istituto Comprensivo Don Bosco
Category Primary School
Address Piazza Don Bosco 11, Tolentino (MC), Italy
Gardening opening in 2016
  • Dimension: 180 sqm
  • Growing methods: soilless.
  • In the garden the school cultivates: Vegetables, Decorative plants, Herbs, Root plants.
  • Activities with children: sowing, replanting, harvesting.
  • Link with the school curriculum: yes with the science topics.
  • Main objectives of the educational garden:
    • to help an individual child to understand the environment around them; understand the possibility of modifying the environment; to positively change the environment; the willingness establish relationships; to know how to observe; to develop practical skills; to change one’s attitude;
    • to help the group / class toacquire understanding of one’s role and the ability to assume precise personal responsibilities, the capacity for cooperation and the importance of achieving common goals.