The Ekoskola/LEAF/YRE Committee at Gozo College Middle School is made up of students of different age groups. The aim of this committee is to instill in our students and the whole school community a sense of respect towards the environment and work towards sustainable development. Our school has been awarded the Green Flag and each year we participate in various programmes like YRE and LEAF to promote environmental issues.
EkoSkola Committee members and year 8 students were busy this week preparing carob syrup and carob powder as part of the We Eat Responsibly project combined with this year’s LEAF investigation and the Litter Less Campaign. A long process spread over 3 days which resulted in great enthusiasm and satisfaction. The students weighed carobs, measured water, … Continue reading Ekoskola Project – Part 2
On Monday 16th October 2017, World Food Day, Ekoskola link teachers participating in the We Eat Responsibly Programme had a train the trainer session which was held at Il-Majjistral Park in Manikata. During this session the Sustainable Development Goals were discussed and how these can be applied in the 7 steps of the Ekoskola programmes. Participating teachers … Continue reading We Eat Responsibly Seminar 2017
The Ekoskola committee is already busy preparing for next scholastic year. Last Monday a group of 7 students together with link teachers met early morning to bake carobs. Following the huge success of the We Eat Responsibly project ‘Foraging’, for the second consecutive year, our school will be participating in the We Eat Responsibly programme. These baked … Continue reading EkoSkola new project under way ….
EkoSkola/LEAF Eco code is the result of the Committee efforts during the scholastic year 2016-2017 through the participation in We Eat Responsibly, Learning about Forests (LEAF), Young Reporters for the Environment (YRE), Community link project by WasteServ and many others.