Recent updates on current Roots & Shoots missions

The Prague British School taking positive actions

Posted on June 26th, 2017 by Agent Korczyk

Animal’s lives matter, documentary film by Dibjeet Kaur

Posted on June 9th, 2017 by Agent Hannam


Theme: Animal’s lives matter

The documentary I have created focuses upon the issues of animal cruelty and the way animals/creatures/other species are being used for the benefit and successes of humans rather than being able to live a peaceful life of their own. In this …

The New Forest Clarion

Posted on June 6th, 2017 by Agent Rix

As part of a group of schools, sussed in the forest, ran by Gill Hickman, our children were asked to write a piece.

We talked about what might happen to our area by 2050 if we don’t do anything about global …

Small steps: Success as UNILAD agree to disclaimer

Posted on May 31st, 2017 by Agent Biddle

It is a step in the right direction as the incredibly popular company and website UNILAD has agreed to add a disclaimer to any future videos that they share of pet primates. After many emails, tweets and messages, UNILAD – which at the time of writing has some 29,078,313 likes …

Walk 4 Wildlife Four Paws

Posted on May 26th, 2017 by Agent Raimes

Walking 4 Wildlife and fundraising for out two nominated wildlife charities –  Helping Rhinos and Four Paws. Brian from Four Paws even came to visit and congratulate the girls! Well Done everyone!


The …

Sharing a bee friendly spot

Posted on May 13th, 2017 by Agent Rix

We we’re lucky to be donated 500 seed balls, via their charitable donation scheme. There were far too many for our pre school allotment, so we decided to have a bring along and swap morning on our allotment. Our lovely parents were asked to bring along a flower that attracted …

Balgreen Outdoor Learning Day

Posted on May 11th, 2017 by Agent Doyle

We had a fabulous time on our Outdoor Learning Day! We were divided into our houses and then each group did three activities. One activity working with the community, one working on the school grounds and the other learning outdoors! We made bee hotels and tepees, we painted pebbles, made bottle top mobiles, we made …

Spring at Balgreen

Posted on April 28th, 2017 by Agent Doyle

It’s that lovely time of year again! The beautiful tree in our garden has started to blossom. All of the classes at school have been looking very carefully at it and doing all sorts of work. There’s some fabulous art work, writing and science going on. Primary 1 have been …

Loose Part Pirate Fun!

Posted on April 28th, 2017 by Agent Doyle

At Balgreen, our Loose Parts have been a great success. Primary 2 have been learning all about Pirates and as a great rounding off to the theme, they worked together with P5 to build the most amazing pirate ships. See if you can spot some flags, planks, and portholes, just …

Fair Trade Lesson by SJNCC

Posted on April 25th, 2017 by Agent Hannam

There was a range of events taking place across Sir Jonathan North Community College during Fairtrade fortnight, including the selling of Fairtrade snacks on the stall, making homemade goodies with Fairtrade ingredients to sell at lunch time, attending a Roots and Shoots Award Ceremony, running Fairtrade Assemblies, hosting Eco Events …

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