Managing an allotment

Challenge reference: 3428

Notional learning hours  30
Level 2
Preparing for Adulthood pathway
Vocational area
Skill
Learning aim

The learner will plan, implement and maintain an allotment.

Learning context

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Learning outcomes

What the learner needs to know, understand or be able to do

The learner will:

  1. Be able to plan how an allotment space will be used.

  2. Be able to clear and prepare a site for the growing season.

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Assessment criteria

What the learner need to demonstrate in order to meet the learning outcome

The learner can:

    • Independently research crop rotation and growing dates for plants
    • Produce a plan of the allotment with a planting timetable
    • Discuss the difference between weeds and plants
    • Safely use a range of gardening tools to clear the site of rubbish and weeds
    • Discuss how to prepare the land
    • Safely use a range of feeds and nutrients to prepare the land

     

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