Dr Ross Mars is one of the most authoritative permaculture teachers, designers and consultants in Australia, and author of three books on the subject as well as other resources on energy efficient housing design and renewable energy systems for power generation. Ross has a strong interest in preparing people for the transition to sustainable living, especially as we move into a challenging and uncertain future.
Life in a Garden: Activities and Projects for the Outdoor Classroom, Years F-6
Help your primary students develop a deep appreciation for the natural world with Life in a garden: Activities and projects for the outdoor classroom. In this practical handbook, permaculture expert Dr Ross Mars guides teachers through the basics of garden design and maintenance, while providing opportunities for students to explore and contribute to a thriving ecosystem. Using this resource, readers will find: tips for effective garden design, including establishing basic garden beds and deciding on effective planting strategies; advice for seasonal planting and harvesting produce; sustainable solutions for managing common pests; and flexible activities aligned to the Australian Curriculum.Learn MoreA$39.95