Ellwood Elementary students to plant Teaching Garden
Ellwood Elementary School will open its all-natural garden Thursday which is intended to encourage its students to eat healthier, officials said.
Students will plant a Teaching Garden that school officials say will function as a “learning laboratory that will promote good health and nutrition,” according to a statement.
The opening will last from 10 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. outside the school, at 13th and Oak Lane.
“This full-day event will include students learning how to plant seeds, nurture growing plants and understand the importance of good eating habits,” according to a statement.