More evidence emerges of the health benefits of the Great Outdoors and of our growing love affair with plants.
According to this report, a Royal Horticultural Society poll in Britain found that 71% of respondents feel that gardens and outdoor spaces have helped them with their mental health during the coronavirus emergency.
Life-based learning promotes an appreciation of the importance of plants. The Merged Action Curriculum, an example of a life-based curriculum, has Plant Life as one of its nine curriculum themes.
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