Gardening as adult numeracy

In this piece of action research, the use of ICT and numeracy in garden design was explored, encouraging group discussion in numeracy learning inspired by ICT. The learners worked as a team to create a show garden for the Gardening Scotland 2006 Show and the Ayr Flower Show. They won a Bronze and Silver award respectively at these shows.

Show garden report on the Learning Connections website

Update on 9 April 2009: The Adult Literacies online site lists several resources when searching for ‘garden’

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