Category: eco committee

Tuesday 21st May 2024

Welcome to our blog where we will tell you about some of our plans that we discussed in our recent meeting. We have been planning a sustainable day with an electricity free hour; by turning off lights and computers, checking the air con isn’t running and instead of using the smart boards we will use …

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Tuesday 23rd April 2024

Welcome to the Eco School blog, Here we will talk about what we have discussed in the previous and upcoming events. We are dedicated to recycling and preserving energy in our most recent eco meeting and have discussed the upcoming sustainability day. Some of the ideas we discussed were: potentially having a competition to see …

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Eco council 2023-2024

The eco committee has had a busy start to the new school year. Children applied to be on the committee and were voted in- the final group consists of Phoebe and Cato in Year 6, Vale and India from Year 5, Becky and Alex from 4, Edward and Nina from Year 3 and Poppy and …

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Sustainable St Albans Week 12th-16th June 2023!

Ideas for SustFest Schools/Youth Activities A whole week or a few young people on one activity – it’s up to you how much you do for SustFest Schools Week but we’d love to have you on board each year! appreciating and protecting nature reduce / reuse / recycle climate change and climate justice Debate and …

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Trip to the Church 12.5.23

We went to the Church to visit Margaret today. Unfortunately it was too wet to spot any bees. We checked on the beans that we grew in the Autumn and amended the net , as they had grown so tall. We spotted potatoes, spinach and kale. We are looking forward to our next visit and …

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Record of Meetings 10/5/23

Eco Committee Date People Present Action Points Discussed Action Taken   10.5.23 Class reps Scarlet, Crimson, Amber, Vermillion, Gold, Saffron, Forest, Sage, Amethyst, Magenta   Staff: Mrs Boothby (CB)   CB shared information from her online course: -board    -blog      -when to apply – questions that will be asked   Year 2 shared the letter they …

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End of Year Report

Eco Report 2022-2023 Achievements Eco assembly: We worked together to plan, create and deliver a whole school assembly Collected apples with Margaret to donate to the local food bank Made a hedgehog house Lots of visits to the church: planting, litter picking, tidying, creating wildlife habitats School has donated 41 trees Working towards the Green …

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Important Post!

Year 2 sent a letter to our local MP Daisy Cooper about their worries around deforestation and Climate Change. Daisy kindly responded to our letter! Thank you Daisy! It is on display on our Eco board and in the Year 2 shared area.  

ECO AT HOME!

Here are some useful eco websites for you to explore at home:   Home   https://sustainablestalbans.org/   https://ecolifestyletips.com/   https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/science/article/green-tips Take photos of you litter picking and email to school. Look at this website which we have been taking part in at school: https://www.keepbritaintidy.org/get-involved/volunteer/litter-heroes Water saving ideas and activities: Kids’ Pack Water conservation primary resource …

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KEEP BRITAIN TIDY!

Year 1 started the litter picking off this afternoon! THANKS FOR YOUR #GBSCHOOLCLEAN PLEDGE! Thank you to your school for making your #GBSchoolClean pledge. At Keep Britain Tidy, we believe that no one is too small to make a big difference, and when we all come together, that big difference becomes a huge one.   STAYING SAFE Before you get started, please read …

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