Peter Rabbit Grows a Garden

Teaching Artist: Peppy Puppet Troupe

This performance features Peter Rabbit growing his own garden after receiving seeds and instruction from a disgruntled farmer named Jill. Problems arise when a gopher steals some of Peter’s carrots.  Peter has to resolve the issue by sharing his knowledge of gardening and teaches the gopher how to grow his own garden.  Peter Rabbit Grows a Garden introduces basic science, math and nutritional concepts. Students learn where vegetables come from and how important they are in our diet.

Audience: Grades K-2
Format: Performance
Curriculum Connections: Science, Health, English/Language Arts, Math
Teaching Artist: Peppy Puppet Troupe

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