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Mission Updates

Recent updates on current Roots & Shoots missions

St John The Baptist CofE Primary School – In Touch with Nature Project update

St John the Baptist CE Primary School are planning on improving our outdoor provision for the children and local wildlife. We will be adding two ponds to our site; A wildflower meadow; Vegetable growing plots; A sensory garden. Here is a map of the proposed project. Things have been challenging, but we have made a […]

Greatham Village Nursery – In Touch with Nature Project update

Greatham nursery already has a pond area along with quite a few trees in their back play area, but the nursery would love to create a wild area with wildflowers, a log roll and a bug hotel at the front of the nursery to encourage more wildlife into the green areas. This way the children would be able to watch and learn […]

Mad Hatter’s Nursery School – In Touch with Nature Project update

Mad Hatter’s is using the grant money to encourage more hedgehogs into the children’s play area. Mrs Chiverton would like to plant more hedgerow and a couple of willow trees to make a willow tunnel. Barry, Mrs Chiverton’s husband, will build a hedgehog house (to save cost) and if any money was to be left over they would add more […]

TASIS – In Touch with Nature Project update

The Roots & Shoots Club at TASIS was excited to receive a grant from the Disney Conservation Fund. We are lucky at our school to have a large campus full of trees, grass and plants. Our club members have done many projects in the past, including building a wildlife pond in our garden, constructing an […]