This week is extra special throughout Prince Edward School, not only because it’s the last week of half term, but also because it’s Environment Week!
What is Environment Week?
Lets ask some Year Sixes what they think Environment Week is all about…
Majida – “It could be helpful because more children will know about pollution and can help change it.”
“It talks about pollution which is important to learn about because it affects animals as well as the world.” – Nathan
“Environment Week is to teach us how to make our environment a better place and to stop things like littering.” – Ebony
“We need to learn about the environment so children understand how important trees and plants are to our planet.” – Louie
But what do we do in Environment Week?
Some children have been outside on a nature walk and gardening in Year Six; others have been learning about endangered animals. Meanwhile, in Year Four, we’ve had the opportunity to make bird feeders and, in Year Three, we’ve been learning about the artist Andy Goldsworthy – who specialises in natural art – and creating some of our own artistic pieces.