What We Do - School Workshops for grades 1-8

Workshops will be tailored to fit the time slot that you have available and the ages of the students.
Some topics that may be covered include:
The history of medicinal plants.
What is Herbal Medicine?
How to grow a plant from seed.
Introduction to some key medicinal plants with samples of each to taste or live plants to learn from.
Discussion of each plants identifying features (plant families)
Plant safety (poisonous plants)
Safe natural body care and health care (possibly making an infused oil and lip balm)
How to prepare a medicinal tea (making and tasting one)
Plant games
Nature walks to identify plants in the area (depending on season)
Working in the school garden (if there is one)