Welcome to the Children in Permaculture Activities section
• You can find an overview of our work on the Background info page.
• You may find it useful to look at the graphical overview of the Themes and Topics, which you can access here.
• To navigate activities according to the Themes and Topics, we suggest you use the "Activities by Theme" menu above.

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Holistic Planning

Theme:
A. Introducing permaculture
B. Living nature
C. Design
D. Growing food
E. Built environment and resource use
F. Social permaculture
Holistic planning (HP):
Eyes
Hands
Heart
Head
Age:
3-6
7-12

Theme  Topic  Sub Topic Age HP Details
Design Surveying the landscape and people Learn about the history of the place and indigenous/traditional knowledge in the area
Design Surveying the landscape and people Make maps and diagrams about information gathered
Design Surveying the landscape and people Make a map with overlays of the different microclimates in a garden - sun/shades, wet/dry, wind/shelter.
Design Surveying the landscape and people Interview, or create a questionnaire/survey to give out to, children, friends or other people about their needs and wishes for the design.
Design Surveying the landscape and people List all the different resources which you have that could be relevant, e.g. using headings of paste (plants, animals, structures, tools and events).
Design Surveying the landscape and people Appreciate the designs in nature that help natural systems to work well.
Design Surveying the landscape and people Appreciate the designs in the human environment that help systems to work well.
Design Surveying the landscape and people Explore the basics of map reading and making (e.g. bird’s eye view, scale, north, title, key).
Design Surveying the landscape and people Become familiar with common natural patterns e.g. branching, spiral, sphere, webs, concentric circles, scatter.
Design Analysing what you found out Experience or observe other people doing an analysis and help as far as possible.

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