BRAWNER STAFF THANKS HOME DEPOT FOR GARDEN CLASSROOM
June 30, 2015
Teachers and staff at
Brawner Intermediate School took time out of a summer professional development
day to thank Home Depot employees for helping construct an outdoor garden
classroom on June 30, 2015.
The Home Depot staff began
by establishing the beds and will return in the fall for planting.
The garden was the
brainchild of former physical education teacher Patty Phillips, who helped
establish the walking track and other outdoor features to enhance instruction
and student enrichment at the school.
Through the garden, students
will have an opportunity to use critical thinking and problem-solving skills
while working on project based learning initiatives, science experiments, and