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Learning by cooking wins school award

Learning by cooking wins school award

A school that is using cooking to teach reading and maths has won the country's first "Young Gardener of the Year" awards.

Haumoana School, on the Hawke's Bay coast east of Hastings, grows food in its own garden and cooks it every week.

Each Monday, teacher Jon Lovell gives the children a recipe for the coming Friday morning as reading homework.

Full article is here 

Updated on: 17 Oct 2017


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