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L-Isbaħ Masġar jew Bring-In Site?

submitted by theresa.vella.2@ilearn.edu.mt : Julia Marie Camilleri, Ruth Micallef  for 11-14
campaign: litter-less-campaign-entry
dissemination(s): noticeboard and on facebook, other, school magazine
filed under Photos reporting-photo
awarded: Commended

Il-Buskett – l-isbaħ masġar li għandna. Instema’ bebbuxu jgħajjat: Waqqgħuli d-dar! Stairway li ma jwassalx għal Heaven Jerrycans, pajp tal-ilma u flixkun tal-laundry detergent. Tgħid il-Buskett huwa xi bring-in site? Tazzi, platti tal-plastik u pakketti tal-ikel. Għalxejn ħawwilniehom, l-ebda siġra tat-tazzi ma’ telgħet Xi darba kien saqaf ta’ x’imkien. Issa imbarazz qalb is-siġar

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Part of our heritage

submitted by Gozo College Middle School : Lily Hancock  for 11-14
campaign: yre-entry
dissemination(s): EkoSkola blog, Ekoskola noticeboard, other, school magazine, school media, website
filed under Photos reporting-photo
awarded: Participation

Rubble walls are beautiful works of art in the countryside which add to the unique Maltese landscape.

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Small things for big changes!!

submitted by Gozo College Middle School : Lily-Jane Dubarre  for 11-14
campaign: yre-entry
dissemination(s): EkoSkola blog, Ekoskola noticeboard, other, school magazine, school media, tv, website
filed under Articles
awarded: Commended

On Tuesday 5th February, a group of students from the Eco-Schools Committee went out in town to go on a “saving the environment” quest. Their mission: Go in fruit and vegetable stores and deliver mesh bags and posters to the owner and the customers.

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Refocus and reduce….No to Junk Mail!

submitted by St. Nicholas College Rabat MIddle School : Eco-schools Committee  for 11-14
campaign: litter-less-campaign-entry
dissemination(s): Made into a leaflet and distributed to people we found in the Rabat square., other, school media, website
filed under Articles
awarded: 1st place Litter less Campaign

We wrote this article to spread the word about the worrying data we collected about the local Junk Mail situation during our Litter-Less research. We managed to enroll 9 families in our school community and they agreed to keep the junk mail they received over a period of two months. We then weighed that mail and calculated the amount the families would have collected over a year. We also estimated how much junk mail would have been collected if we had to multiply the results to the number of dwellings in Malta. Moreover we estimated the number of trees that would have to be cut down to create all that paper that will end up as Junk Mail. The results we obtained were mind blowing and all this after the massive ‘Sort it out’ campaign. Are we really sorting it out?

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Animals we are in danger of losing in Malta!

submitted by St. Nicholas College Rabat MIddle School : Maya Farrugia & Shana D’Anastasi  for 11-14
campaign: yre-entry
dissemination(s): Made into posters and set up on a notice board at school, other, school media, website
filed under Articles
awarded: Commended

This article focuses on the animals that we are in danger of loosing. Some of these animals are endemic i.e. they can only be found on the Maltese Islands and nowhere else in the world. We should take care of these animals.

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