Submitted by Laura Bilden, K-12 Instructional Coach and Julie Riechers, PK-5 Physical Education Teacher Continue reading
Northeast Iowa Food and Fitness Early Childhood awarded 35 Farm to Early Care and Education Mini Grants to encourage Farm to Early Education in the classrooms during the 2017-2018 school years. Here are photos and a few comments how teachers used funds to improve their program. Continue reading
To wrap up the end of the school year, the Central Community Schools Garden Committee hosted a Spring Garden Party at the school garden. The party was held to support opportunities for kids in the school garden, celebrate the spring season and our community. Continue reading
Even though I have my garden planted I still enjoy going to Farmers’ Markets.
They have wonderful produce ready to purchase while my seedlings are just starting to bloom. Continue reading
Farm to School came to the New Albin second graders this spring. The students learned and tasted four different foods grown and produced in Northeast Iowa. Continue reading
DECORAH Some of the John Cline Elementary School kids had fun as the Walking School Bus turned into a Biking School Bus in honor of National Bike to School Day! A HUGE thanks to students at Decorah High School, Luther College Women’s Basketball, and Luther College Men’s Soccer for giving each kid a buddy to ride with and to the Decorah Police Department for helping everyone to stay safe! Continue reading
The Fayette County F2ECE preschool friends recently learned about bell peppers. Continue reading