Activity: exploring the atlantic coast and learning about its importance.
What we did: we went on a hop on hop off along the coast with an expert explaining the characteristics of the atlantic coast.
Our step was: with this activity we learned about the atlantic coast, its importance and the threats to this ecosystem.
The Competition "Art and recycling" at the IIS Medi has just ended. Students created works of art using recycled materials such as papers, old newspapers, broken necklaces, plastics, buttons, straws and son. Among them, the Erasmus Commission, summoned for their evaluation, decided two winners:
By producing wooden boards with messages to be set on the beach in order to encourage people to be involved in the problem. we tried to raise awareness of the problem and lead people to be part of the solution.
Activity: register and monitor litter on the beach
We participated in the christmas market in Backnang with a market stall from our school.
There we sold selfmade products. One part of the profit will be for the final journey and another part will be for children who don´t have enough money to take part in school activities.
We participated in the Christmas Market in Almada, with a workshop on how to reuse waste. People showed interest and we had visits of some schools.
Activity: Monitor food waste in the canteens of the Cluster of schools and draw up an action plan to reduce it.
(Food Waste at Carlos Gargaté school)
Activity: Students are making Christmas decorations for the Christmas market.
Waste used: wood, tree sticks, pine cones, cork, wire, card, buttons, napkins, fabrics and
Christmas old decorations.
Raw material present in the waste used: wood, cork, steel, pine cones, petroleum, wool, silk,
linen, ramie, cotton, cellulose, polyamide and elastane.
Our step was: We used raw materials present in these waste to create other products,
avoiding extraction of those ones.
Activity: Students from primary school Louro Artur celebrated Halloween. This activity was to make a cup out of a toilet paper roll.
Waste used: toilet paper roll, toilet paper, musgami ( rubber sheet also known as EVA) leftovers, napkins and nails.
Raw material present in the waste used: wood, steel .
Our step was: We used raw materials present in these waste to create other products, avoiding extraction of those ones.
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