How to Start an After School Garden Club for Elementary Students: Part 1

Colorful butterfly die-cuts with nature topics written on them by students.
Student surveys from the garden club were taken each fall on which topics they wanted to study. © Carol Labuzzetta, (author), 2013

Getting kids outside and engaged in the environment is a sure way to encourage environmental stewardship.

Author David Sobel is known to have said, “Give children a chance to love the earth before we ask them to save it.”

David Sobel



Carol Labuzzetta, MS Natural Resources, MS Nursing

Environmental educator with a passion for teaching youth using the science of awe. Traveler, Photographer, Author, Wife, Mother. Boosted Writer x 10