Student commitment helps decrease threat of Moth Plants
One aspect of creating Living Landscapes is to explore and address biosecurity issues. In this report we hear from Cate Jessep about the work being carried out by Howick schools and the response to the Moth Plant Pod Competition including raising awareness and removal of moth plant, Araujia hortorum.
Collaborative Cluster Approach Sees Howick Community Take Diverse Action Towards Zero Waste
In their review surveys at the end of 2018 twenty-one Enviroschools asked for help to reduce waste in their schools. Auckland Sustainable Schools team saw the potential to take this beyond the school gates. Here, Cate Jessep, Enviroschools facilitator and Sustainable Schools Advisor, tells us about the planning, implementation, and success of their cluster approach.
Royal Road School – A Journey of Inspiration and Celebration
Royal Road School has been busy designing an amazing 5-metre banner and wall panels to visually show elements of the story of their growth and journey as an Enviroschool. The banner is the product of a long-term commitment towards creating a sustainable community, and empowering the young people who have been part of this school community.
Bugs With Benefits
Meaningful teaching and learning out in the environment builds problem solving, literacy, numeracy and practical skills. Enviroschools Teacher Aide Ashlee Bryant tells us how the students from Room 13 at West Harbour School controlled aphids in their class vegetable garden through designing and building bug hotels
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