Contributor’s Name (Your Name): Kristine Kouba

This field study is a visit to the Botanical Garden in Columbia, SC. It features service, an itinerary, and parent communication, as well as a cover letter, opening/closing ceremony activities, and the budget. The end goal after the Field Study is to create our own garden at our school.

Theme: Our World, My Role

Geared toward ages: 7th and 8th grade

    Kick off: Stone Soup
    Seminar Title: Where have all the bees gone?

Discussion Topics: Our role, gardening

Group Initiative: Raise hands

Project: Sketches, interview, design future garden

Outside Opportunity: Service at the Botanical Garden