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Author: Agent Leonard

Bug Hotels

The children at Wainscott have created some amazing bug hotels which they have placed around forest school. Using recycled pallets and fallen branches, the children have constructed a safe habitat for the creatures around school. One of our hotels has been named “bugingham palace”. .  

Pen Recycling Programme

At Wainscott we do NOT throw our used pens in the bin. The children in each class (16 classes) have made boxes from recycled materials, to put any pens that are either out of ink or broken. These pens are then taken to a local centre where they are sent off to be made into […]

Goodall House

At Wainscott, we have introduced a house point system where all of our pupils are placed into one of four teams. All of our houses have been named after inspirational people who have impacted the animal kingdom throughout their lives. We have a display at the entrance to our dining hall for all students to […]

Plastic bottle recycling programme

Our Eco club have come up with an initiative to help reduce the amount of single use plastic bottles thrown in normal waste bins. Our pupils asked our amazing caretaker to construct a huge bottle out of recycled materials. He constructed a large plastic bottle from fencing that was going to be thrown away, a […]

Upcycled Mud kitchen

At Wainscott Primary school, we have constructed a mud kitchen for our pupils using ALL recycled/upcycled materials. The kitchen itself has been constructed from a used pallet, pots and pans have been collected/donated from parents and the stand for the utensils and pots is a used Christmas tree from last year. The pupils helped chose […]