Fungal infection spreads positive message about biocontrol
Students at Longburn have taken an unusual approach to weed control. Their exploration of how to deal with Tradescantia has led to being involved in fungal release in the weed infested bush to infect and ultimately eradicate it so that natives can flourish.
Regional road trip to Whanganui inspires teachers
Getting out and about with like-minded people, having conversations about opportunities and challenges and being inspired by other people and places was all part of the recipe for a successful Regional Road trip organised by the Enviroschools Manawatū - Whanganui team.
Rongoā supports hauora at Kimbolton Early Learning Centre
Over the past six months, Kimbolton Early Learning Centre has worked with their tamariki on establishing a rongoā garden and have been learning about various plants that can be used to support the hauora - health of tamariki, kaiako and whānau. Find out more here!
Growing Sustainable Communities in Manawatū Whanganui ECE Enviroschools
Across the country we have powerful examples of how tamariki learn as they co-create a sustainable centre and community and with support, take action on real issues in their early childhood centre and wider environment. Here we have snapshot of what this looks like in ECE Enviroschools in the Manawatū Whanganui Region as we celebrate Ruahine Bulls Kindergarten Enviroschools Silver.
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Led by Youth for Youth - New Beginnings - Secondary Student Hui
The mahi hasn’t stopped since Palmerston North Girls’ High School (PNGHS) celebrated their Enviroschools Green-Gold status! (See article here) In line with the Enviroschools kaupapa of creating a healthy, peaceful,...
Worms, waterways, waste, wool and wonderful whānau
Ruahine Linton Kindergarten has become the first early childhood education (ECE) centre in the Manawatū-Whanganui region to reflect on their journey at Enviroschools Green-Gold level. Tamariki measure out worm tea...
It Takes A Team to Make The Dream
A journey of over 30 years has been acknowledged and reflected on as part of the process that Palmerston North Girls’ High undertook to celebrate their Enviroschools Green-Gold status. A...
Sustainable kai hui provides brain food for Kaiako
Teachers (kaiako) from our Enviroschools Early Childhood Education (ECE) Centres in the Manawatū Whanganui region were invited to join us for a fun, interactive day where they could learn some...
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