|Chldren help with the digging and planting.|
The school received a $2,500 grant last fall from the Dominion K-12 Educational Partnership to get the project started.
|It's all about having fun while exploring nature.|
The Discovery Area will be used daily by all grade levels. Kindergartners are already participating in Spring Learning Stations there. They planted beans; dug a sand pit; took part in a scavenger hunt for animals, insects, and things they would see in the spring; and made a natural art project, a bug habitat, and a ladybug snack.