Here is where you will find all of the support resources for this year's GYOP project.
GYOP has teamed up with Food - A Fact Of Life, where you can download lots of curriculum linked resources about potatoes and other foods.
Lesson 1: The history of the potato
Lesson 2: Knowing potatoes
Lesson 3: Growing potatoes
Teachers' information leaflet
All you need to know in one place:
- What it's all about
- Key dates
- New resources
- Social media channels
Potato wall chart
Keep track of what's happening with your potatoes on this handy wall chart
Beneath the soil project
This activity will let you see what happens 'beneath the soil' and how the potatoes are formed
There's lots happening beneath the soil that we can't see. All you need to know about worms, including fascinating facts, plus a quick and easy activity to assess the earthworm population.
A great activity to do during World Worm Week 23–31 March 2019
Bag to bag
See what happened when GYOP visited a factory in Birmingham to find out how your GYOP grow bags are made.
Potato plant health
Top tips to help you grow a good crop.
So popular in 2018, we decided to make it available again in 2019. Great for project work or even homework.
Time track tractor parts 1 & 2
A class frieze for pupils to personalise and build alone or in pairs. Watch how it grows as the project progresses. Another popular addition from 2018.
Why not celebrate your school's potato growing achievements by printing off this colourful GYOP certificate and displaying it for all the schools to see.
A brilliant way for the children to remember their success, and ideal for presenting in assembly to all those involved.
What's that in grams?
Download and print these lovely colouring sheets, ideal for your younger pupils.
Download and print our activity sheets.