Farm School for Homeschoolers Begins - Urban Roots - NW RENO

  • Tuesday, January 10, 2017
  • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Urban Roots, 3001 W 4th Street, Reno

Open to the Public

URBAN ROOTS FARM SCHOOL FOR HOMESCHOOL

Farm School is the homeschoolers' answer for hands-on, garden based education.  Whether your little one is accustomed to a gaggle of kids or prefers to hoof it alone, Farm School provides a rich environment for making feathered (and otherwise) friends....all while learning something new.  Over the course of 5 weeks, Farm School participants will follow their meals from farm to fork, investigate weather, and experiment with science inquiry while addressing Nevada K-12 Standards

Who: Students 5-11 years old or

Teen Farm School for 12-15 year olds

When: Tuesdays 9am-11am

Where: 3001 West 4th Street, Reno, NV 89523

Tuition: $50 per 5 week Session. Our Community Supported Education Scholarships are available on a case-by-case basis.

CALL URBAN ROOTS TO REGISTER: (775) 636-5105  


Session 3: Garden Scribes

January 10 - February 7, 2016

Students will explore literature in the garden and craft a story to depict life on a farm through the change of seasons.

Teen Session 3: Wendell in the Winter

January 10 - February 7, 2016

Teen students will dive into the writings of Wendell Berry and use his teachings to beautify the farm and learn about the chemical composition of compost.