Inspired by George Washington Carver and Wangari Maathai

See our newsletter for a more in-depth write up about our work around George Washington Carver and Wangari Maathai, keepers of the earth.

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Planting a tree in honor of Wangari Maathai and Our Earth

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Botanists exploring healthy foods

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Designing and building structures to help the tree we planted grow erect.

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Problem solving what she could build that would help the tree grow erect. She kept persevering even though her tower kept falling down.

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We asked students, “If you could invent something out of sweet potatoes or peanuts, what would you make?” Cameran said he would invent a Sweet Potato Man, so he is illustrating and writing about his invention.

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Exploring Lois Ehlert’s book, Eating the Alphabet and putting together fruit and vegetable puzzles.

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Looking at the pictures in Time Magazine’s What to Eat Now issue and putting together fruit and vegetable puzzles.

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Exploring the parts of an insect using science tools and books

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