1 + 2 = 3 sustainability stars!
4 September 2016
St Columba's single sustainability star on our front gate will soon be joined by two new friends. ResourceSmart Schools has awarded us two new stars in recognition of our energy and waste progr...
Eco Warriors & National Tree Planting Day
4 August 2016
By Amy, Year 3/4

On the 29th of July the 3/4's participated in the National Tree Planting Day. We planted shrubs and understory plants to freshen up our school.
The title of our Inquiry unit thi...
Eco Warriors learn about Biodiversity
23 June 2016
By 3/4M

On Wednesday 15th June, 3/4M walked to the St Kilda Botanical Gardens. We arrived at the Port Phillip Eco Centre where we met Sharron and Gio.

The first activity we did was talk about leaf ...
Walking, Riding, Scooting and Loving our Streets
19 May 2016
There are two green things to add to your calendar this week to help us help the planet: 1. Walk, Ride or Scoot to School Day! Friday 20 May - before school bell Leave the car at home and e...
Eco Warriors report back on their Energy Workshops
15 May 2016
Tully's reflection: This semester the years 3 and 4 have been part of a part of Eco Warrior Workshops. Here are some things we have learnt: It takes more to turn on a light bulb than f...
Eco Warriors - Tomorrow's Leaders for Sustainability
10 May 2016
By Mikaela and Angelina, Year 3/4 This term the year 3/4 classes have been looking at energy saving. We've learnt how to save energy when not using it. We get energy from underground which is...

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