Ariona Academy of Science and Operation Landfill Relief
Mr Blair's science students at the Arizona Academy of Science took it upon themselves to reduce their landfill input. Simply stated - they wanted their school to throw away less! These seventh and eighth graders created a mulit-faceted, school-wide program to achieve several goals:
- Recycle all they could: milk cartons, papers, and other school trash
- Compost leftovers from lunches, and the compost is used in the Inquiry Garden
- Clean and shred Styrofoam lunch trays to be filling for bean bags
- Educate their school, nearby schools and other community members on sustainability
Some images of all their hard work are below, and if you'd like to know more, please contact Evelyn!
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