Seeds to Success: Decorating with Plant Dyes

In this lesson, students will practice using a growing guide to determine the best way to sow and grow lettuce. Students will then apply what they know about sustainability and recycling to repurpose a pillowcase to be used as an outdoor planter for their lettuce. Students will learn the historical significance of using plants parts and dyes and then use what they have learned to decorate their pillowcase planters.