Pride of Place Schools Gardening Scheme

Pride of Place Application Details

The documents below relate to the registration for the 2019 scheme:

Pride of Place Schools Gardening Scheme Invitation Letter doc, 145kb

Pride of Place Schools Gardening Scheme Application Form doc, 143kb

Pride of Place Schools Gardening Scheme Criteria doc, 30kb

Lesson Plans

The lessons below may be used to teach lessons on areas included in the scheme

Lesson Plan - Adopt Tadpoles pdf, 96kb

Lesson Plan - Bird Activities pdf, 1,258kb

Lesson Plan - Butterfly Activities pdf, 683kb

Lesson Plan - Make Elderflower Cordial pdf, 1,968kb

Lesson Plan - Make Seed Bombs pdf, 806kb

Lesson Plan - Minibeasts Activities pdf, 2,203kb

Lesson Plan - Nature Walk Ideas pdf, 883kb

Lesson Plan - Nest Building Challenge pdf, 1,974kb

Lesson Plan - Plant Potatoes pdf, 359kb

Lesson Plan - Plant Vegetables pdf, 1,771kb

Lesson Plan - Tree Activities pdf, 2,750kb

Lesson Plan - Wildflower Activities pdf, 1,530kb

Wild Teaching Book and Planning Notes

  1. Please click on this link to access teacher planning notes for all the lessons above and all lessons in the book.  “Wild Teaching - Cross curricular Lessons Outdoors for Agoraphobic Teachers."

  2. Books can be ordered from the Heritage Section of Meath County Council at 046 9097000 or


SESE Trails

These trails are in Microsoft Publisher format and can be downloaded and amended to suit your schools own needs.

SESE Trails - Graveyard Trail other, 6,617kb

SESE Trails - Hedge Trail other, 1,535kb

SESE Trails - Historical Building Trail other, 286kb

SESE Trails - Logpile Trail other, 262kb

SESE Trails - Trail Grass Meadow other, 241kb

SESE Trails - Tree Trail other, 306kb

School Garden Ideas

Garden Ideas pdf, 2,561kb