Mother Earth will teach the children
Growing their own food will teach children about the planet, its eco systems and making healthy food choices.
Greenhouses made from recycled materials, using state of the art technology and working with Mother Earth - this group has already established green houses at schools in the area to teach them about food, health and natural systems.
The Central Rocky Mountain Permaculture Institute
Understanding were food comes from, how its created and actually being involved with growing of their own food will teach children better habits. Building these positive habits at a young age will give them powerful tools for helping themselves, their families and the planet.
Age of kids. The solutions to changing kids’ eating behaviors will vary depending on their age. What works for a toddler won’t necessarily fly for a teenager, although we suspect some concepts might be appropriate for all ages—even adults! Which age bracket does your concept address (tick all relevant boxes)?
Elementary (Kids) 5-10
Middle school (Tweens) 11-13
High school (Teens) 14 -18
Young adults 18-21
Hurdles to success. Helping kids make smarter food choices comes with a variety of hurdles that have to be addressed in order for a design solution to be successful, which of these do you think that your Concept overcomes (tick all relevant boxes)?