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Hampstead: Winter Snow Globes

Ryan Oxley, B.A.S.E. Green Initiative Advisor Hampstead’s Green Club students embraced winter by making snow globes to help beautify their school garden. The students shared some great learning experiences while creating their snow globes. They discussed the cold temperatures in winter … Continue reading

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Edward Murphy: Seed-Collecting/Saving Workshop

Van Ferrier, Green Animator Members of the Edward Murphy Green Club took part in a seed-collecting workshop on Wednesday, November 2, 2016. Students from Grades 3, 4, and 5 learned about the importance of maintaining the genetic diversity of food … Continue reading

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John Caboto Academy: Green Club Takeover!  

Anastasia Markou and Leila Mota, Grade 6 B.A.S.E. Daycare, John Caboto Academy What’s it like to be a teacher? Lots of students have probably asked themselves this question. We got to experience this on March 24th in Green Club at … Continue reading

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General Vanier: Pollinator Hotels

Grade 4-5-6 students from General Vanier Elementary School discovered the importance of pollinators and the magic of the honeybee! It turns out that not all bugs are pests, and that some insects are essential in order for our gardens and … Continue reading

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St. Monica: Harvesting Happiness

On Wednesday, October 7, 2015, students from the St. Monica Green Club hosted a fabulous Harvest Party in the Schoolyard Garden. The goal was to celebrate a full season of harvesting, and to attract community members, parents and fellow students … Continue reading

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