COMPOSTING & WORM FARMS FOR KIDS: Get kids excited about compost and recycling. What can and can’t be used to create it and what it is used for after it is made. The life cycle of organic matter is discussed with diagrams, props and rhymes so children gain a real life skills to put it into action. Kid friendly biological worm facts are always entertaining whilst viewing worms under a magnifying glass provide much excitement. A fun workshop full of facts with hands on learning as we create a working system in your place of care.
This workshop is ideally suited to Autumn and Winter months as it is cooler and provides time to establish a working system so that the bi-products can be used in your vegetable gardens for Spring plantings.
All materials are supplied. If you require a worm farm or worms please let us know or alternatively ask around, you may be able to get your hands on one that isn’t being used.
SEASON – AUTUMN WINTER provide the best weather conditions to set up a worm farm. It also allows time for your new farm to settle and produce output to be used in your SPRING and SUMMER vegetable gardens.