Rotherfield school fundraising flyerDocument Transcript
edible playground forRotherfield Primary SchoolTrees for Citieswants to create the best possibleWill you help?
The playground is divided into two edibly themedgardens with each designed to provide an outdoorlearning space with lots of different edible elements.The fruit and vegetable garden will contain raisedbeds, made from new oak sleepers, for each yeargroup to plant different herbs and vegetables.There will be fruit beds where the children will planta mix of soft fruits such as raspberries, strawberries,blackcurrents and gooseberries.We need help to raise money for these items for thefruit and vegetable garden:21 apple or pear trees - £50 eachOne starter pack of tools, pots and seeds - £150Equipment for rainwater harvesting - £150One coldframe for protecting seedlings - £350The fruit and vegetable gardenWe need to raise as much money as possible to make sure the play-ground is as amazing as it can be, after all that’s what the childrendeserve.
The edible woodland garden will contain a walkway oftypical native woodland plants such as blackcurrents,redcurrents and wild garlic.There will be an outdoor classroom where thechildren will be able to have lessons and learn aboutall the things in their new garden.In this garden we need to raise money for:60 Woodland sapligs - £1.50 eachRecylced tyre flooring - £60 per metreEquipment for rainwater harvesting - £150Two sails for the outdoor classroom - £200 eachThe edible woodland gardenThere are some great ideas in the volunteerfundraising pages of the ‘Get involved’ section of ourwebsite www.treesforcities.orgYou can get people to donate via the Rotherfield Primary Schoolpage on the justgiving website:www.justgiving.com/rotherfieldprimaryschool
A plan of the two gardensTree HouseShedExisting treeEdible woodland gardenVegetable bedsFruit bedsEspalier hedgePottingshedFruit and veg gardenOutdoor classroom