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Mission Updates

Recent updates on current Roots & Shoots missions

Toilet Twinning Fundraising

For our whole school topic this term we are looking at ‘Water’. Each year group is learning about the importance water has for all living things, including our planet, and the impact climate change is having on this precious resource. Year 6 has been looking at how climate change increases the odds of worsening droughts […]

Planting Heroes

Hi everyone, Since our last post,  we have been working in the the court-yard garden. In these photos, we are digging up all the weeds so that we have space for new plants. We also planted flowers, seeds and a tree – that was donated to us a few weeks ago. Additionally, we have added […]

Mad Hatter’s Spring Chorus

The children at Mad Hatter’s Nursery School have had an excellent start this year, covering crucial, topical issues in our Conservation Art workshops. The plight of the pangolins, the wonder of otters, along with subjects like coral reef conservation – to name but a few – have been playfully coloured in a calming, fun and […]

Pond Filling!

So this morning firefighters from Springbourne Fire Station kindly filled up the pond for us with 3500 litres of water!  We are grateful for all the support we have received from the local community to make this project happen-from neighbours who provided hose pipes and water to BCP council who made special trips to take […]

East Coast College update

The foundation department at ECC have started to meet as a sustainability group and some great ideas in development. After Easter we are organising a beach clean and are contacting local companies to get involved. My group are making plant pots out of large hand sanitiser bottles. We’ll plant strawberries and give these to local […]