Discovering local food

Do you know what grows in your local area, and who gets it from the field or the sea to your plate? FACE has produced a new resource for primary schools to map their local food system, with links to the geography curriculum, and ideas for history, maths, global citizenship and IT. As one teacher said: “There were numerous opportunities for cross curricular learning – literacy, numeracy and science especially – and the pupils were fully engaged throughout. The only difficulty with this topic is that there is SO much potential for exciting learning activities, that it was difficult to fit it all in!”

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