Sam Yager and Jane Hiller spotted this beautiful upcycled art at the Montessori School of Columbia while teaching their 3, 4, and 5 year olds about recycling.
Congratulations to Amy Umberger, Richland County Conservation Teacher of the Year and Julius Scott, Richland County Conservation Principal of the Year. What a dynamic duo at Dutch Fork Elementary Academy of Environmental Sciences!
Students at Forestbrook MS held another litter pick-up to kick off the month of may with a clean campus.
Primary students at Lakeview ES are cleaning up their school grounds.
Melissa Pollard wrote a RAP about the need to pick-up litter and recycle which she and her 7th-grade students from Ebenezer Middle School performed to educate others at the Swan Lake Earth Day Celebration.
Here is the link to there rap–>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8_Xo1xrZFPY&feature=youtu.be
Students at St. John Neumann Catholic School drew Earth messages on paper bags supplied and then distributed by their local Food Lion Grocery Store. What a great way for students to educate others.
Dutch Fork Elementary Academy of Environmental Sciences is now a Green Sister School with a Green School in Seattle, Washington. How exciting for students to share their exciting projects coast-to-coast.
Midway Elementary students learn that bees are gentle creatures.
Second-grade students at Dutch Fork Elementary made and taught their families and teachers how to make plarn (plastic bag yarn) at their Earth Day “Envirofest.” Students also learned from mentor, Jane Hiller, how their plarn can be crocheted into bedrolls for unsheltered citizens.
Students at Longleaf MS learn about water quality from mentor Chandra Cooper.