Envirogroup leads redesign of garden space at Redwoodtown School
The Envirogroup students at Redwoodtown School have been busy redesigning their Kids Edible Gardens. This development and transformation of their mara kai was enriched by using the Enviroschools resources and concepts to guide learning, create a vision, make decisions, and take action.
Te Rūma Rātā and te Rūma Pōhutukawa: Kaitiaki of birds and habitats at Fairhall School
Action based around what we had learnt about our local flora and fauna at Fairhall School in Marlborough included installing whare wētā and pekapeka in our school ngahere in the hope some New Zealand locals would visit us. We set tracking tunnels around our school to identify any presence of predators and helped raise funds for kārearea.
Natural Festivity at Springlands Kindergarten
Are you looking for some ideas for a more natural Christmas? Then I bet you will be inspired by Springlands Kindergarten's nature tree. As we move into the festive season, our tamariki are learning ways of celebrating whilst treading gently on Papatūānuku.
On a mission to improve science teaching and learning
Over the past five years, science-loving teacher Matt Robertson has been on a mission to improve science teaching and learning at Witherlea School, a Year 1 – 6 school in Blenheim, Marlborough. After returning from a Science Teaching Leadership Programme he worked with others created a Science Development Plan, adopted as part of the school’s strategic plan.
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Linkwater School wins Marlborough Regional Lions Youth Award
Linkwater School is a small rural Green Gold Enviroschool in the Marlborough region so named because it sits between the Totaranui – Queen Charlotte Sound and the Keneperu Sound. Linkwater...
Tamariki tend tōtara trees
Children from Picton School's kaitiaki group have been working with the community on a project that involved seeds being collected two years ago from the 140-year-old tōtara tree in their...
Regional events help Build Student Empowerment
This year, despite some challenges, the Enviroschools Marlborough team have working with teachers and students to help with learning and action around the environment A day long workshop at...
Waikawa Bay School, Marlborough, enthusiastically Reflects at Silver
Recently students at Waikawa Bay School enthusiastically led a Silver Enviroschools reflection. At Waikawa Bay School they are certainly immersed in their natural world. They are part of a small...