Mr. Francis, How Does Our Garden Grow?

ECHO Staff

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Whether it’s via Skype, in the classroom or in some other realm, Trinity science teacher Mr. Marlon Francis believes in making his lessons come to life — sometimes literally.

Francis described lessons that took his students to an area outside the Marshall Center: “Last school year the seniors established a tire garden where they planted culinary herbs, strawberries and banana peppers. Yesterday (Aug. 17), my Earth & Space science class, harvested banana peppers and prepared them into a pickle! They will use these in their cookout next semester.

“This area of the course is on sustainability, so this activity will connect the content that follows.”

 

 

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