Getting to the root of it: AM Session -BHS (8 – 11 AM)
How can integrating nutrition education reinforce and enhance other educational outcomes – and not be one extra thing? Join Gallatin Valley Farm to School to explore ways to incorporate active, behaviorally focused nutrition lessons that make an impact on your student’s food behaviors. Participants will learn how to use food and cooking effectively even in a classroom setting; how to incorporate family involvement into nutrition lessons, and explore resources and tips for creating a healthy food culture in your classroom.
Garden Education: PM Session – BHS (12- 3 PM)
Would you like to introduce your students to the school garden and meet curriculum standards at the same time? Join Gallatin Valley Farm to School to explore ways to integrate interdisciplinary teaching approaches in school gardens. GVF2S educators will demonstrate how to incorporate science, math and language arts standards for engaging outdoor learning experiences. Participants will learn how to effectively use the garden as a learning laboratory and have the opportunity to explore the inspirational gardens at Bozeman Elementary Schools.