Pupils grow, harvest and prepare meal of lettuce


Cynthia Towne’s second-grade class at Maricopa Elementary School recently harvested and ate lettuce it had planted in a garden.

Towne’s students harvevsted the lettuce on Tuesday and washed and prepared it for a meal a day later.

The Ak-Chin Indian Community donated gardening materials to classes in the second-grade level at the school.

Submitted photo