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Ellwood Elementary students to plant Teaching Garden

Ellwood Elementary School will open its all natural garden Thursday which is intended to encourage students to eat healthier, officials said.

Ellwood Elementary. Photo courtesy of GreatCitySchools.org. Ellwood Elementary's garden will open Thursday. Credit: GreatCitySchools.org

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, at13th 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.

 
 
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