Displaying 26 out of 26 Projects
Projects through the Building Learners Program
E Mālama I Ke Kino (Take Care of Your Body)
May 20, 2020
Wailuku, Hawaii

We are a blended learning school focused on teaching through face-to-face, virtual, and independent learning. Many of our students are on their computers for at least 15-20 hours a week. We feel that a void that we have is a lack of focus on physical and mental well being through exercise, health education, and mindfulness exercises.

Going Green
May 04, 2020
Norcross, Georgia

Kindergarteners will learn about the impact waste has on the environment, and how they can do their part to ensure their school, homes, and community's are aware and participating in their "Green Movement".

Everyday a Farm Day
February 04, 2020
Ambrose, Georgia
Earth Day is Everyday!
November 15, 2019
Chicago, Illinois

This project seeks to bring all of our students together, from prekindergarten through grade 8, for the purpose of bringing our school garden beds to life.

Santa Teresa - Phoenix Community Garden
October 31, 2019
San Jose, California

Construct raised beds for school and community garden.

30 Day Green Challenge
October 31, 2019
Columbus, Ohio

I am organizing a 30 day green challenge. I will be giving students 30 tips on how they can be sustainable in campus and give them free items along the way to help with making a bigger impact.

Science Experiments and Displays
October 25, 2019
Middleburg, Florida

To fully enrich our science curriculum, students need to experience science first hand. This allows students to full grasp the wonders and awes of the science fields.

Sheridan's Green Apple Day of Service
October 12, 2019
Lincoln, Nebraska

We hope to have Scouts and their families help prepare our Outdoor Classroom for the winter, but we also plan to schedule University of Nebraska-Lincoln students to help provide nature enrichment activities for younger children.

Outdoor Learning and Sustainability Initiative at Forest Oak Middle School
October 01, 2019
Gaithersburg, Maryland

Forest Oak Middle School (FOMS) is a public school in Montgomery County, MD that serves nearly 900 students, the majority of which are Hispanic and African-American. The FOMS campus is unique in that it contains a variety of ecosystem types, including forest, stream, and meadow areas.

Monarch Montessori: Natural Learning Environment
September 27, 2019
Denver, Colorado

Working with Early Childhood Health Outdoors (ECHO) we will build out a portion of their outdoor play area with a focus on natural play areas.

Northeastern University Sustainability Service Mapping
September 18, 2019
Boston, Massachusetts

Campus wide mapping of recycling bins, composting bins, bike racks, and mapping of other parts of campus that contribute to the overall Sustainability of Northeastern.

Finney Elementary School Garden
September 15, 2019
San Diego, California

Finney Elementary School needs help to complete construction of our school garden. Once the garden build is complete, our school can begin various programs. We will develop a garden club which our after-school program students will participate in as a volunteer service club.

Sustainable Landscaping and the Arts
September 07, 2019
Jacksonville, Florida

Haskell is partnering with LaVilla School of the Arts, which is celebrating their 20th anniversary, to provide an improved experience when entering the school. The project will include the addition of native landscaping to include a pollinator garden and rain garden, educational signage, new seating and additional art-related improvements.

Help Us Learn About the Outdoors While We Are Outdoors!
September 02, 2019
Middleburg, Florida

Please help me give my students a picnic table for our outdoor classroom so they can learn about our environment and their part in protecting and loving our planet.

Green School Initiative
August 23, 2019
Gaithersburg, Maryland

The mission is to create an outdoor facility for education in mindfulness and environmental conservation. We want to accomplish this by restoring outdoor learning areas, provide opportunities to exponentially teach the science and economics of healthy farming and eating, and improve the sustainability of the Forest Oak Middle School campus.

Two Green Thumbs Up
August 22, 2019
Middleburg, Florida

Help me give my students a chance to earn their green thumbs with garden beds!

Earth Day Celebration and the Monarch Butterfly
August 17, 2019

My Project

Clean Up, Clean Up, Everybody Clean Up - The Earth
August 13, 2019
Middleburg, Florida

Help me give my students hand towels and the materials needed to wash and dry them naturally.

My first, second, and third graders will learn both practical life, environmental, science, and citizenship lessons as they work together in my Montessori classroom using, washing, drying, and caring for their new hand towels.

Stop Throwing It Away! Saving Our Planet By Washing Dishes
August 13, 2019
Middleburg, Florida

Help me give my students actual dishes and silverware instead of paper, plastic, and styrofoam as we learn to reduce, reuse, and recycle while preparing and sharing our lunchtime as a family.

How Does My Garden Grow? With Reclaimed Water and Compost
August 13, 2019
Middleburg, Florida

Help me give my students a composter and rain barrel to use in their vegetable garden so they can help make the planet healthier as they learn to be healthier themselves.

My Montessori classroom integrates practical life into the daily curriculum which includes an outdoor learning environment and vegetable garden.

Ready, Set, Grow
August 13, 2019
Middleburg, Florida

Help me give my students planters for our outdoor learning environment, so they can plant, care for, harvest, and then EAT vegetables as they learn more about plants and the world around them.

Getting Dirty to Get Cleaner Eating Habits
August 13, 2019
Middleburg, Florida

Getting Dirty to Get Cleaner Eating Habits! Potting Soil, Please!

Help me give my students organic potting soil and water-conserving coconut coir to plant their vegetable garden as they learn, grow, harvest, and EAT more nutritious snacks in our environmentally focused outdoor learning environment.

We Want to Welcome Our Fine, Feathered Friends
August 13, 2019
Middleburg, Florida

We Want to Welcome Our Fine Feathered Friends

Help me give my students a solar powered bird bath, bird feeder, and bird seed to observe, study, and help wild birds as we become better environmental citizens and make the world better for people and animals.

We Cannot Make a Tree, But We Really Need Three
August 13, 2019
Middleburg, Florida

We Cannot Make a Tree, but We Really Need Three

Help me give my students three live trees for our outdoor learning environment which is currently surrounded by concrete and brick walls so they learn about and experience the benefits we all get from trees, while becoming environmentalists.

No More Food Waste! Composting in the Garden
August 10, 2019
Richmond, Virginia

Go into any elementary school cafeteria at lunch and you will see a trash can overflowing with food waste. Despite our small school size, three to four large trash cans are filled every day with food waste and trash.

Baer School Safety City
August 01, 2019
Baltimore, Maryland

William S. Baer School is a public school in Baltimore City for children with severe disabilities. We would like to work with the school to create an outdoor track for the students to use for outdoor activities and physical training exercises.