The Eco Committee are children from Year 1 to Year 6. The Children have been asked to complete an application form if they wish to be part of the Eco Committee. These will be collected January 13th and viewed by Miss Menzies and Mrs Brown the Eco leaders, who will choose two applications per class for pupils to vote for their committee member.
The Eco-Committee is tasked with:
We will be meeting fortnightly during a Monday Lunchtime, the first meeting will take place January 24th. The Eco committee will work together to lead meetings in order to create a school wide action plan in order to gain the Bronze, Silver and Green flag award. The action plan will then lead to activities which can be completed in the Eco club during a Tuesday Lunchtime. This club is open to Committee members and any pupils in Year 3-6.
The application forms for the Eco Committee have been completed and Myself and Mrs Brown have looked at them choosing two applications per class, in which the classes voted between to make a class Eco representative. These can be found below:
St Andrews: Lewis Carroll: Luke
St Georges:Ophelia Roald Dahl: Charlie Dunn
Francis Drake: Frank Gerrard Bear Grylls:
Walter Raleigh: David Attenborough:Tracey Benson
Enid Blyton: Queen Victoria: Lewis Poole
Beatrix Potter: Eva Byrne Queen Elizabeth: Theo Chard
The Grove will be taking part in Waste Week 13th-16th March, this involves pupils being mindful of the amount of waste we create. The children can participate in an upcycling competition.
The entry form will open from the 1st February 2017 until the competition closing date of midnight on the 10th March 2017.
The finished object should be:
Each category has a top prize of £300, with runners up prizes of 2 x £100 and 4 x £50 (All prizes will be in the form of Amazon vouchers). Plus, each entry will be placed into a draw to win a gardening voucher.
From wellies to watering cans there are many items that can be upcycled – start collecting your old tools and gardening equipment now!