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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
Preparing food Planning and using harvests which are grown or foraged Learn what food miles are, what effect they have on the environment, and why it's good to buy local food
Growing food Caring for soil Help collecting home-made compost and placing it around plants to feed them.
Growing food Caring for soil Sing a song about compost, such as the one on the CiP website.
Growing food Caring for soil Listen to stories about the soil and the communities of minibeasts that live in it.
Growing food Helping to grow food Celebrate harvests with festivals or special meals.
Growing food Caring for soil Collect materials for the compost heap/wormery and feed it.
Growing food Helping to grow food Use drama to show a plant growing from a small seed to a mature plant that produces new seeds.
Growing food Caring for soil See that food scraps placed in the top of the wormery/compost bin, gradually become compost (which looks like black soil).
Growing food Growing food the permaculture way Read the book "Farmer Phil’s Permaculture: the original permaculture children’s book" and discuss.
Growing food Growing food the permaculture way Make a new baby plant from a parent plant (taking cuttings).

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