Entries by Julie McGrane

Broomley Bees Meadow Project – 3 things about project planning

Three things about project planning: 1. Don’t assume schools and community members speak the same language. Spend time clarifying the project remit and expectations of each participant. Be as clear about what is within remit and what is not. 2. Have an action plan. I drew up a Gantt chart so we had clarity about […]

Broomley Bees Meadow Project – Introduction to the project

Broomley First School’s year four class are now preparing for Middle School with the summer holidays well under way and their hay meadow soon in need of it’s first cut. This retrospective blog records our experience of supporting a fabulous meadow planting project over the last eight months. The project has been a collaboration between […]