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3501 New York Ave NE
Washington, DC, 20002
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Washington Youth Garden

April Martin

This year Mary McLaud Bethune Day Academy is GOING GREEN! This is the theme for their project-based learning for the year and in every classroom, students are learning how to be more environmentally aware. They have also spent the first two months of school creating original music videos to share the message with the wider community. Check out these 5th graders promote healthy eating!

The raised garden beds you can see by the school entrance were collaboratively installed this past spring as part of the Washington Youth Garden’s Garden Science program. While our program focuses most intensively on one-grade level, school gardens offer meaningful learning opportunities to the whole school community.

Follow the links below to see videos from the other grades:

Kindergarten: We Can Help DC!

1st Grade: We Can Be Pollution Patrols

3rd Grade: We Can Drive Electric Cars

5a: We Can Change the World

6th: We Can Fuel it Down

7th: We Can Go Green

8th: We Can Save the Trees