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ERIC Number: EJ522841
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0040-0599
A Foxfire Gardening Service Project for the Elderly.
Jackson, Rebecca Osborne
TEACHING Exceptional Children, v28 n4 p64-68 Sum 1996
A teacher of fifth to seventh graders with learning disabilities describes a community-based gardening project which served elderly residents of a rest home while exposing the children to elderly people and encouraging development and application of environmental, writing, mathematics, and communication skills. The project integrated curriculum in various areas and resulted in academic and personal gains. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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Authoring Institution: N/A