Category Archives: Eco Council

Make your own banana ice-cream

Make your own banana ice-cream together! This ice cream is so healthy, it only has one ingredient, bananas! Chop up your very ripe bananas into slices and freeze them. When they are frozen, take them out and allow to defrost for 5 mins. Then mix them up in a food processor (always ask an adult […]

home made medals
Garden Olympics

Dear all, In these new and strange times when we are all staying at home to keep safe, I thought you might like some of my eco-friendly home-school ideas to keep you out of mischief! Garden Olympics. – Look at a world map and choose a country to represent. Learn some facts about your country […]

Litter pickers

Since the Eco-council performed their play in assembly last week the ‘Lunchtime Litter Pickers’ have been out in force, collecting trash that has been dropped, or blown from children’s pockets. This rubbish not only looks unsightly but also damages our environment and kills our wildlife. Thank you to everyone who has taken part so far, […]

The Water Bar is a huge success!

The Water Bar at Hollyfield today was a huge success with a long queue stretching across the playground. We charged 10p for a cup of refreshing fruit flavoured water raising money for WaterAid, a charity who provide wells and sanitation for poor people across the globe. The Eco-Council ran the Water Bar themselves wonderfully, serving customers, […]

Wednesday lunchtime Water Bar is open

Eco-council had a productive meeting planning next week’s KS2 ‘Water Bar’ in aid of the Water Aid charity. On Wednesday lunchtime the Eco-council will be selling flavoured water for 10p a cup, encouraging children to drink more water instead of sugary alternative drinks, and raising money for a super charity that provides clean safe drinking […]

Bird Box

We are delighted to announce that our Eco Council have purchased a birdbox that also houses a camera.  We are streaming the images from the birdbox onto YouTube for all to see.  We are hoping that as we near springtime we will have some new residents on site.  Keep checking here to see the footage.