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(UK) Falmouth: Mayor opens "sensory garden"; "spaces...for sensory overload"

July 15, 2021, Falmouth Packet: Falmouth School sensory garden opened by mayor SW England

A SENSORY garden designed and created by pupils at Falmouth School has been officially opened town mayor Steve Eva. The school's Lowenporth students were greeted by the Mayor of Falmouth on Friday, when he officially opened the Lowenporth Sensory Garden.

In what is the school's latest Special Educational Resource, the garden was designed and created by the students themselves. It is a huge achievement and was made possible by a grant from Headstart Kernow and the hard work of the students themselves.... The garden has been designed with raised beds so that the school’s wheel chair users can grow vegetables and with tucked away spaces for students having sensory overload as well as with a Learning Hut for emotional literacy intervention….


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