Garden Bites Premium Training Course 1: Welcome!

Garden Bites Premium Training Course 1: Welcome!

Learn about Common Threads and Big Green's Garden Bites Program

About this course

Welcome to our course Introduction!

In this course, we'll introduce you to Big Green, Common Threads and the Garden Bites program. The course contains materials that will help you gain an inside look into our core values and beliefs behind the work we do. 

Who should take this course? 

This course is designed for new Garden Bites teachers who are about to get started on teaching the Garden Bites program with their students. Course access is for 1 year.

Duration: 20 minutes

We'll cover: 

  • Introduction to Common Threads & Big Green, the creators of Garden Bites.
  • How Garden Bites Premium will support the instruction of critical food and nutrition outcomes for youth.
  • Introduction to best practices in teaching food literacy and nutrition education. 



Curriculum

  • Course 1: Welcome!~25 minutes
    Welcome to the Garden Bites Training from Big Green & Common Threads!
     
     
    Garden Bites is a collaboration between Big Green and Common Threads to provide teachers, schools, and community partners with a set of K-8th grade lessons designed to bring nutrition education to the school garden and into the classroom.
     
  • Overview of Garden Bites Premium Training
  • Learning Targets & Agenda for the Garden Bites: Premium Edition
  • Who Are We?
  • Meet Big Green!
  • Meet Common Threads!
  • Our Collective Why ~ 10 minutes
  • The Development of Garden Bites Premium
  • Food Literacy & Behavior Change
  • Garden Bites: Premium Edition Meets the Challenge!
  • Cooking Our Way to a Healthy Future
  • Learning Check ~5 minutes
  • Learning Check #1
  • End of Course

About this course

Welcome to our course Introduction!

In this course, we'll introduce you to Big Green, Common Threads and the Garden Bites program. The course contains materials that will help you gain an inside look into our core values and beliefs behind the work we do. 

Who should take this course? 

This course is designed for new Garden Bites teachers who are about to get started on teaching the Garden Bites program with their students. Course access is for 1 year.

Duration: 20 minutes

We'll cover: 

  • Introduction to Common Threads & Big Green, the creators of Garden Bites.
  • How Garden Bites Premium will support the instruction of critical food and nutrition outcomes for youth.
  • Introduction to best practices in teaching food literacy and nutrition education. 



Curriculum

  • Course 1: Welcome!~25 minutes
    Welcome to the Garden Bites Training from Big Green & Common Threads!
     
     
    Garden Bites is a collaboration between Big Green and Common Threads to provide teachers, schools, and community partners with a set of K-8th grade lessons designed to bring nutrition education to the school garden and into the classroom.
     
  • Overview of Garden Bites Premium Training
  • Learning Targets & Agenda for the Garden Bites: Premium Edition
  • Who Are We?
  • Meet Big Green!
  • Meet Common Threads!
  • Our Collective Why ~ 10 minutes
  • The Development of Garden Bites Premium
  • Food Literacy & Behavior Change
  • Garden Bites: Premium Edition Meets the Challenge!
  • Cooking Our Way to a Healthy Future
  • Learning Check ~5 minutes
  • Learning Check #1
  • End of Course