Session 6 Growing Containers Lesson Plan
OVERVIEW: Garden containers for simplified hydroponics are shown and discussed. In the practical section containers are actually built to take home. Once options are understood then new materials or recycled materials can be found for a garden
PURPOSE: To learn the types of containers that can be used for simplified hydroponics.
RESOURCES/MATERIALS: For the practical part of the class, the students build hydroponic growing containers. So tools are needed for the students and then materials to build containers. to build climate controls.
Building ContainersHome Hydroponic Gardens Containers
Substrate or Media Bed Grower
Floating Bed Growers
ACTIVITIES AND PROCEDURES:
TYING IT TOGETHER: At the end of the session, the student should be able to build a few types of hydroponic containers and feel comfortable using the tools. They should have at least one growing container to take home and place in their own garden