WHO can join:

Full Day K to Grade 6 students and parent volunteers

 

WHAT will they do:

-record a baseline

-create goals (eliminate X% of garbage)

-collect and weigh recyclables

-make presentations

-create promotional items

-run eco challenges

 

 

WHEN will they meet:

Weekly during Thursday lunch recess or as required during school hours

 

WHY join:

To help reduce waste at our school by being creative and promoting reduce, reuse, and recycle principles and therefore becoming a champion to make a difference in our community.


HOW to join:

For students and parent volunteers sign up at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090945acad29a0f49-stgabriel. Please also fill out the Release Form for Participants and submit it to the office or electronically to stgabrielsc@gmail.com


Eco Club Meeting Objectives for Sept-Oct:


Thursday, Sept 27th

-name the group & establish goals

-educate about reduce, reuse, recycle

-baseline collection -weigh or count garbage/ recyclables

-game to sort the recyclables from the garbage

 

Thursday, Oct 4th

-create and colour promotional and acceptable item posters

 

Thursday, Oct 11th

-setup new recycling bins

-class presentations - reduce, reuse, recycle

-review upcoming week of events

Monday, Oct 15th

–determine students eligible for the waste free lunch raffle

 

Wednesday, Oct 17th

–judge reuse project contest

-present at school council meeting

 

Thursday, Oct 18th

-collection and counting/weighing of recyclables

 

Thursday, Oct 25th

-collection and counting/weighing of recyclables