The following Youtube Videos are suggested links to help you and your classroom visualize and create your own version of a community garden. We have also included a video on passive, gravity fed irrigation which may help with summer watering when people are not around on a daily basis.

Video 1

An easy to follow video with some good hints and tips!

Video 2

A brief overview of how to create a custom made raised garden bed

Video 3

This is a neat video that may help you design a similar drip irrigation system for your raised bed. Maybe you could use a larger container like a rubbermaid bin.

Video 4

You may want to consider some form of fencing to protect you garden from small animals. This video demonstrates that protection from "critters" need not be expensive.