We have grown Sweetcorn plants from seed and we planted them in the beds in our Vegetable garden.
The children enjoyed mixing compost into the beds and then planting the sweetcorn.
We planted lots of sweetcorn in the bed.
We squeezed the plant pot gently to help the plant come out.
We used sticks for support and pressed the soil around the plants.
We looked at the roots which have grown in the pot.
We filled up the bed and watered the plants.
Our sweetcorn plants are growing nice and tall now.
We planted runner beans in our vegetable garden too. We have grown these all from seed.
Playing in the Mud kitchen on a sunny day.
Using scales and making dinner for he friends.
The children enjoyed digging out the soil and transporting it to the new rockery around the tree.
We enjoyed splitting the rockery plants and repotting them. We watered the plants to help them to grow.
The children are learning about caring for their environment.
Ava watered all of the plants several times.
The digging and transporting was great fun, especially with the wheelbarrows.
The children enjoyed filling and emptying the wheelbarrows.
We found lots of worms in the soil.
Mrs Lievesley enjoyed digging with the children, leading by example.
We enjoyed digging in the soil which had been tipped.
We are checking on our courgette plants. We can see the flowers growing and the baby courgettes are just starting to grow.
Look how big our sweetcorn has grown! It is taller than Mrs Bell. The children are excited to see how big everything is getting in our garden.
We had Kirsty, a parent volunteer to help loosen the soil on the rockery.
Boys being busy in our digging area.
We built a Mini-beast mansion to encourage bees, butterflies, ladybirds etc., into our garden. Learning to care for all God's creatures.
Collecting weeds and leaves in the wheelbarrow to put into our compost bin.
Look how big our beans have grown. The children were looking for beans to see if they were ready to pick.
We are looking how big the sweetcorn is now.
We found lots of flowers and courgettes growing on our plants.
The children emptying the weeds and leaves from the rockery into our compost bin, so that the worms can work their magic.
Wow! Look at our potato plants!
We empty our waste from the snack table into our compost bin too.
Fun with the crates, den making.
The children really enjoyed making the rockery.