Vacation Care SOIL MATES

Vacation Care SOIL MATES
Welcome to soil mates! Learn all about soil, why it’s so important, who lives in it and how compost can improve it. Dig up some soil samples, see, touch, and smell different soils with different textures, get up close with our worm friends. Learn how to build compost and finish up by making a soil cake.
$100 Limited inc GST
Vacation Care SOIL MATES

Welcome to soil mates! Learn all about soil, why it’s so important, who lives in it and how compost can improve it. Dig up some soil samples, see, touch, and smell different soils with different

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Example Schedule Only, times may differ slightly.

8am – 9am: drop off/free play

9:30 - 12:00 – Apple as the earth demo to show how little topsoil there is on earth. Head out onto the farm to dig up some soil samples, do some soil testing and see how many things we can find living in the soil using the microscope.

12:00 - 12:45 Lunch Time

12:45 - 3:00 – Head into the compost corner to learn all about the worm farms, learn what we compost and get hands on building a compost pile. Come back together and using some delicious snacks build a soil cake.

3pm – 5:45pm: pick up and after care

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

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