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Autumn Term 2021

11/10 - After completing our environmental audit, Sparrows children were inspired to search for any litter around our school grounds

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08/10 - The Eco warriors met for another team meeting today. They looked through our environmental audit, completed by each class, and voted on our next focus area for our green flag application 

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01/10 - The children in each of the classes have voted for our new ECO committee members for the year! 


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Key Stage Two ECO committee


29/09 - Puffins children have been working hard to weed out all of the vegetable beds ready for planting later in the year    

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15/09 - The sunflowers that the children planted in June have grown tall and strong over the summer holidays! 


Summer Term 2021

13/07 - Children across the school donated cakes and set up their own stall's in KS1, LKS2 and UKS2. A total of £360 was raised to fund education, water and food for two children at Nyakabungo Primary School in Uganda fpr an entire year.

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16/06 - Sebastian has been digging and positioning donated plants near our upper key stage two area. He has been tending these from donated watering cans and using the  recyled rain water from our water buts. 

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15/06 - The children in upper key stage 2 have planted out their sunflowers seeds that they planted almost a month ago. They have started to grow very quickly and are flourishing! 

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14/06 - Our planting area is starting to come together! Our water buts are in position, our green house is ready and the planting beds have been weeded and planted out! 

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11/06 - Sebastian, Tawny Owls ECO committee member, has been litter picking around our school grounds today

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08/06 - Darcey from Tawny Owls created a poster about the importance of reducing litter in our environment 

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19/05 - Toucan made wildflower seed bombs and planted their sunflowers.

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18/05 - Macaws class sowed carrots in the vegetable beds. 

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18/05 - Toucans class have prepared areas for KS1 to plant their sunflowers.




17/05 - Tawny Owls have planted their sunflower seeds on a very wet and soggy day at school

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12/05 and 13/05

Our ECO committee members met up for the first time since we returned to school to discuss planting, litter and caring for our environment  

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06/05 - Reception have put strawberry plants into the raised bed today. Fingers crossed we will have some delicious strawberries!



Spring Term 2021

26/04 - Reception are ready to start planting up our flowers and vegetables. Weeding has been finished and old daffodils removed ready for Autumn planting. Our potatoes have been earthed up too.



31/03 - Tocans class have been clearing Jack's Garden ready for replanting.



26/03 - In geography, Toucans have been learning about sustainable energy sources.

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