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- Vancouver Coastal Health’s “Recommendations for Minimizing COVID-19 Risk for Community-Based Food Programs“.
- For those community gardeners out there, visit BC Food Security Gateway’s page on Community Gardens in Pandemic Times.
- For more information about eating and food for families/guardians, educators, and in general, head to their website for “Supporting Healthy Eating at School” page
|Resource Title (Link)
|Gardening Videos||Victory Gardens, Vancouver||
Victory Gardens presents: How to Grow an Organic Vegetable Garden. Planning, soil, seeds and transplants, winter gardening, and growing garlic.
|Fresh Five||Fresh Roots, Vancouver, BC||
Each week, we will be sharing five of our favorite ideas for at home learning around the things Fresh Roots is known for: food and food systems, ecological stewardship, and community celebration.
|Healthy at Home||DASH BC||
Adapted DASH BC lessons for at home use, both cooking and gardening resources available.
|BC Ag at Home||BC Agriculture in the Classroom||
Weekly story-telling videos, live and recorded on Facebook, as well as lesson plans for teachers.
|Growing Chefs! at Home||Growing Chefs, Vancouver, BC||
Weekly videos from chefs about different things to cook with children at home.
|Neighborhood Nature School||SPEC, Vancouver, BC||
This online learning hub for students from (K – 7) is to learn about the environment, gardening and growing food together, our local food systems, exploring nature through observations and curiosity and sharing fresh and healthy recipes.
|BC Dairy Lesson Plans||BC Dairy||Adapted BC Dairy lesson plans for working from home.|
|Grow BC||BC Agriculture in the Classroom||Many lessons on BC’s agriculture sector.|
|Edible Education Home Classroom||Edible Schoolyard Project, USA||Adapted lesson plans for at home gardening and cooking.|
|Community-Based Food Programs||Vancouver Coastal Health||
Minimizing COVID-19 Risk for Community-Based Food Programs.
|4H at Home||4H, BC||
4-H @ HOME is designed to provide 4-H members, leaders, and parents with resources and activities that can be completed from the comfort of your own home.
|Food Matters Action Toolkit||Food Matters||
10 Action Kits all about various aspects of food waste
|Roots and Shoots at Home||Roots and Shoots, USA||
This page includes exclusive lesson plans, activities, 1-Click Actions, projects, an online course, reflections, and opportunities to stay connected.
|Weekly Outdoor Activities||Learning for a Sustainable Future||
SF is curating this weekly collection of activities drawn from our Resources for Rethinking (R4R) database, focusing on outdoor activities.
|Canada’s Revised Food Guide Resources||Interior Health||Activities centered around Canada’s Food Guide.|
|Kitchen Classroom||America’s Test Kitchen||
Weekly recipes, hands-on activities and experiments, and fun food quizzes to tackle in the kitchen. Includes both simpler recipes and activities for weekdays and a bigger project the whole family can accomplish on Saturday or Sunday.
|Garden Ideas for Kids, Parents, and Teachers||Kids Gardening||
This page has many kids’ garden activities, garden-based educational resources, gardening advice, and other helpful tips to inspire you to just keep growing.
|Step by step recipes||Project Chef||
Recipes with step-by-step instructions and photos, amazing resource for those beginner chefs!
|Home composting system||Porch Advice||
A basic outline of how to start and run a composting system at home.