It has all been a bit quiet on the ‘eco’ front, but don’t worry – the Eco Committee will be back this term with lots of exciting plans. They have been creating a video to explain (with Eco Cat’s help) how going ‘meat free’ once a week can help protect our planet. The committee also […]
Today we had a visit from a photographer who had been sent by Taylor Wimpey to meet our Eco Committee. Taylor Wimpey have sent Windmill Primary School lots of free luminous snap bands to help keep us safe while walking to school in the darker mornings and evenings. The Eco Committee would like to encourage […]
The new Eco Committee has been hard at work making plans for the year ahead. They have lots of fab ideas, including an assembly for Switch Off Fortnight and a puppet show! They have started up the composting again and will be sending Eco Cat around to check all classrooms have been following Windmill Eco […]
I hope everyone has been having a fantastic summer holiday and is getting ready for the new school year ahead. I’m sure everyone will agree that Windmill Eco Committee did a fantastic job last year, however it is now time to offer the opportunity to others who would like the chance to make a difference […]
The Eco Committee met today to celebrate all our successes over the past year and to say goodbye to the year 6 members. It has been a fantastic year – you have all worked so hard and have done Windmill proud. Well done from Miss Davies and Miss Loasby! Thank you so much for all […]
Well done to everyone at Windmill who made our Shoe Aid collection a huge success. Lee Todd, the founder of Shoe Aid, visited Windmill today to collect the shoes we had collected for him. Our ‘No shoe mufti day’ also managed to raise £133.21 for Shoe Aid, which is fantastic! Well done everyone!
The Eco Committee did an assembly today to talk about how they would like Windmill to help a fantastic charity called Shoe Aid. Shoe Aid helps the billion people, including 300 million children, across the world who cannot afford to buy shoes. 70 million children are denied access to an education because shoes are […]
Well done to the Eco Committee who earned the Silver Eco Schools Award today. They have all been working very hard to earn this by doing lots to make Windmill more eco-friendly. They have helped to reduce waste, save energy and raise money for charity. They have just started a composting system at school and […]
Well done to Wellington class who earned Eco Star of the month for March and well done to Nichols who earned it for April! Keep collecting those Eco Cat cards to earn Eco Star of the Month for May. Remember to watch out for Trash Cat!
Wow Windmill! What a fantastic effort you all put in to making Waste Week awesome! Every class did a craft activity (see the photos below) and they all looked super. Key Stage 1 and Foundation made ladybird badges from milk bottle tops. They even made some extra ones to use as counters. Year 3/4 made […]