The Eco Club meets to discuss all environmental issues that affect our school and the wider community. The children elect representatives from each class to The Eco Club. These representatives meet regularly to discuss and implement ideas. We have achieved a Bronze and Silver award and hope to be awarded a Green Flag soon.
The Eco Club Members are:
Some initiatives currently undertaken are:
Recycling : Paper/magazines, card/cardboard, drink/food cans, glass bottles/jars, batteries, ink cartridges, foil wrapping, old books, clean clothing and mobile phones.
Bronte Bird Hide
Logs/rocks for invertebrates
Welcome Humphrey the Hedgehog!
Debbie from T.A.C.T brought us a hedgehog for our Wild Garden. We called him Humphrey.
Primary Six visited Tesco in Banbridge. David took us on a tour of the store. He showed us ways in which Tesco are trying to reduce their Carbon Footprint.
See some pictures below.
A bird's nest in our school.
Our target is over 1000 batteries by June 2011!
Well done to everyone. Keep up the good work.
Well done to everyone who took part in the Yellow Woods Challenge. Our school won a £50 prize. Check out the Yellow Woods site by clicking on Kirk below.
Click here for ECO Poems
Click here for Bronte Birdwatch
Click here for ECO Links
Have you any ECO ideas? Tell us below.
Can you think of a name for our hedgehog? Leave it below.
I think the hedgehog could be called Spikey
We could call it Sammy or barney
if its a boy we could call it barney if its a girl we could call it molly
if it is a girl i would pick (rosy) if it is a boy i would pick (spike) BYE FOR NOW
a boy hedgehog would be..... *Charley* a girl hedgehog.... Jess
A name for a girl hedgehog would be Lucky!!!! a boy hedgehog spikey!!! BYE BYE
hedgehog name girl sparkel boy stripes
names for hedgehogs girl name rosy boy name spike
well if it is a boy we could call it Spike and if it is a girl we could call it Harrit.:]
I think snuffles would be a good name for a hedgehog because he/she snuffles around.
If you would like to find out what your own Carbon Footprint is, try our calculator below.