Istituto Comprensivo Foligno 4 “Gentile Da Foligno”

Name Istituto Comprensivo Foligno 4 “Gentile Da Foligno”
Category Primary School
Address Via Monte Soratte, 47, 06034 Foligno (PG)
Gardening opening in 2016
  • Dimension: 200 sqm
  • Growing methods: soilless.
  • In the garden the school cultivates: Vegetables, Decorative plants, Herbs, Root plants.
  • Activities with children: sowing, replanting, harvesting, management and maintenance of home garden.
  • Link with the school curriculum: no.
  • Main objectives of the educational garden:
    • to help an individual child to discover nature and take care of the growth of living things;
    • to help the group / class to understand how to take responsibility for their environment and develop a strong sense of community to ensure the continuation of the project activities.