Making a Difference

Environmental & Courtyard Club

Club Begins: 10/21/2020

Advisor:  Mr. Lothian

Meetings:  Wednesdays/7:45AM

For more information about this club please email:

Evan.Lothian@edison.k12.nj.us

ENVIRONMENTAL CLUB

WELCOME TO THE ENVIRONMENTAL CLUB!!! 

YOU HAVE DECIDED TO DEDICATE YOUR TIME AND EFFORTS THROUGHOUT THE YEAR!!!

 This year we will be involved in many activities ranging from:

  • Designing and implementing strategies for a GREEN SCHOOL
  • Designing and maintaining a courtyard sanctuary
  • Beautification and restoration of our own school grounds
  • Recycling paper and aluminum products throughout the school
  • Designing habitats within the classroom setting
  • Understanding ideal growth requirements for plants/ animals
  • Documenting behavior/ growth of plants and animals in tested situations
  • Aquaponics
  • Plant reproduction
  • Breeding fish
  • And much more…

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Student/ Teacher Awareness Committee

Design posters, bulletin boards, fliers, organize fundraisers, research current topics in the environment, design green solutions

Outdoor Hoover Committee

Maintain courtyard, create a nature walk, clean and green the Hoover grounds, new plantings and ideas for courtyard

Recycling Committee

Develop new ways to promote recycling, collect and organize paper recycling from the building, create “green” notepads, etc.

Classroom Care Committee

Care for plants and animals within a classroom setting, maintain and clean habitats, develop breeding strategies, and more