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making clay seeds for The Sower's Garden

making clay seeds for The Sower's Garden

Gardening The Heart's initiatives and resources have been co-created and piloted by a collective of experienced senior leaders, primary practitioners, education specialists, writers and clergy to support whole school improvement and meeting SIAMS criteria. Read more...

Expertise includes supporting creative holistic enrichment of ethos, values and nurture of spirituality and well being using outdoor nature connection, cultivation and shared creativity.

Creative project work, Collective worship and reflection resources inspired by nature, seasons and cultivation are designed to enable the  to support pastoral care and spirituality outdoors.

  • Ethos and Values Enrichment theme days - e.g. 'Parable Treasure Hunting and 'Spirituality Safari' enabling whole school exploration of ethos and values through collaborative creativity workshops and outdoor activities  Read more...
  • Themed reflective and prayer garden development and use within an existing garden or reflective area. Read more...
  • Tree of Life garden and collaborative sculpture projects enabling whole school exploration of ethos , values and character education. Read more...
  • Gardening God's Stories - Collective Worship using stories (selected parables) seasonal gardening and creativity to nurture learning, character development, community building and spirituality as well as reinforce links with the church calendar. Read more...

INSET training opportunities tailored to each school community include creative workshops and reflection resources for deepening outdoor learning across the curriculum, strengthening character education and nurturing spirituality and wellbeing.

For Gardening The Heart school partnership case studies  Read more...

For more information or to contact us please email: contact@gardeningtheheart.co.uk