YOU MAY NOT HAVE KNOWN THIS BUT IT’S NATIONAL GARDENING EXERCISE DAY AND TO MARK THE OCCASION, MICHELLE OBAMA AND D.C. KIDS HARVESTED THE WHITE HOUSE GARDEN. SOME SCHOOLS MAKING AN EFFORT TO SERVE FRESH HEALTHY FOODS ARE GETTING HELP FROM LOCAL FARMS. ON THE NORTH SHORE, STUDENTS ARE DOING THE GARDENING IN CREATIVE WAYS. IT’S IN TODAY’S EYE ON EDUCATION. WE’RE GOING TO COOK — IT’S REAL FARMING. AT SALEM HIGH SCHOOL, STUDENTS ARE PLANTING CROPS INSIDE A FREIGHT CAR. WHAT DO THE KIDS GET OUT OF THIS? IT’S HANDS ON. THAT’S NUMBER ONE. AND THEY ENJOY CAMMING TO. THE MA SMALL HAS AN ACRE OF FORWARD LAPD. IF FACT THAT WE CAN GROW WITH FEW RESOURCES. THE FOOD WILL END UP IN SCHOOL ROUGH LOOMS: AT ANY TIME IT FANTASTIC THAT WE CAN DRIVE LOT TORE TO OUR WEPT HOW FRESH CAN YOU GET. THIS WIGS OUT THE FRESH FOOD. THE STUDENTS CARRY OUT THE PLOTTING AND THE PLANTING, BOTH IN THE FREIGHT FARM AND AT THIS OUTDOOR GARDEN TRANSFORMED FROM AN OLD TENNIS COURT. I FEEL IT’S GOOD THAT YOU CAN GIVE BACK AND YOU KNOW WHERE YOUR FOOD IS COMING THERE ARE. Reporter: MORE THAN HALF OF SCHOOL DISTRICTS IN THE STATE ARE NOT GROWING THEIR OWN SWORDENNING OR GETTING. IT’S KEY FOR GETTING KIDS TO DEVELOP LIFELONG HEALTHY EATING HABITS. IT WAS GIFTED TO THE HIGH SCHOOL AND THE MONEY RAISED FROM SELLING THE FOOD BACK TO THE DISTRICT IS EXPECTED TO