THE EAST COUNTY CALIFORNIAN
by Betty McMillen
With the help of Common Vision, a team of young adults who travel around the county teaching students about planting trees, Tierra Del Sol Middle School sixth graders learned all about fruit trees, from how to plant them, taking care of them, and how pollination works.
The 216 students were from the various science classes, all eager to learn about creating a fruit tree orchard. For some it was a once in a lifetime experience, for others they said they had some experience with helping with their grandparents fruit trees.See more...