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
Information leaflet 2020
You will find this inside your kit box with hard copy versions of: Beneath the soil, Bug hotel and A2 Friend or Foe diary poster
A2 Friends or Foes poster 2020
Hard copy of this poster can be found in you 2020 kit box. Also contains handy planner with key dates to help you keep track of your growing potatoes.
Classroom activities 2020
Two easy to follow hands-on activities for your class to enjoy.
Beneath the soil - grow your 4th Rocket seed potato and watch the potatoes form
Bug Hotel - NEW for 2020 - build your very own with easy to follow instructions
Super soil science 2020
Become a class of Super Soil Scientists and find out what's living in your soil.
Create your own Bug ID cards 2020
Once you have identified them, why not create ID cards for the bugs you find living in and around your potato plants.
Friends or Foes? 2020
Now you know all about the bugs living around your potato plants lets learn which ones are good, and which ones are not so good, for your growing potato plants. Great fun cutting and sticking.
Classroom certificate 2020
Why not celebrate your school's potato growing achievements by printing off and personalising, this colourful GYOP certificate.
A brilliant way for the children to remember their success, and ideal for presenting in assembly to all those involved or just displaying for all the schools to see.
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.
Potato plant health
Top tips to help you grow a good crop.
What's that in grams?
Great for project work or even homework.
Bag to bag
See what happened when GYOP visited a factory in Birmingham to find out how your GYOP grow bags are made.
Time track tractor parts 1 & 2
A colourful classroom frieze for pupils to personalise and build alone or in pairs. Watch how it grows as the project progresses.
Download and print these lovely colouring sheets, ideal for your younger pupils.
Download and print our activity sheets.