ODZ Jiva Vida

Name ODZ Jiva Vida
Category Primary School
Address lSofia, Bulgaria
Gardening opening 2012
  • Dimension:100 sqm
  • Growing methods: soil.
  • In the garden the school cultivates: Vegetables, Decorative Plants, Herbs, Fruits trees, Berries, Root plants.
  • Activities with children: sowing, replanting, harvesting, food preparation.
  • Link with the school curriculum: No. They cover some of official school curriculum topics, but gardening is not mandatory, it is realised in outdoor playing time, and each child personally chooses whether to choose lessons in the garden.
  • Main objectives of the educational garden:
    to help the individual child to develop fully their body and senses, to develop a love for personal contact with nature, to learn where the food comes from, to develop practical skills to recognize and grow edible vegetation;
    to help the group / class to develop social skills such as effective communication, teamwork and coordination with others.
web site http://odz46.com