Our Published Resources

We have two educational books for sale! Please email landed.learning@ubc.ca if you would like to purchase a copy.


Get growing: Activities for food and garden learning, edited by Jolie Mayer-Smith and Linda Peterat

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This book contains:

  • Over 300 activities for cross disciplinary learning through foods and gardening
  • 44 ready to use student handouts to support learning
  • Over 100 online references
  • Tips for starting a school garden program.

Mayer-Smith. J., & Peterat, L. (Eds.). (2010). Get growing! Activities for food and garden learning, a teacher resource for elementary and middle grades. Vernon, VE: Really Small Vernon Press.

Garden Eats and Treats: A cookbook by Linda Peterat and Jan Hillis with contributions from Tathali Ureta-Ortiz

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  • The book contains over 60 recipes for all seasons!
    (Including tips on healthy eating, gardening and food preparation).
  • All the recipes in this book were tried and tested by the children and volunteers of the project.
  • All proceeds support the continuation of the Intergenerational Landed Learning project, an environmental education initiative for young people operated by the UBC faculty of education.

Hillis J., Peterat, L., & Urueta-Ortiz,T. (2011). Garden Eats and treats. A publication of the Intergenerational Landed learning on the Farm for the Environment project at the University of British Columbia.  Really Small Vernon Press, ISBN978-0-88865-404-5