Eco School Action Plans

ST MICHAEL’S NURSERY SCHOOL ACTION PLAN 2020/2021

 

Topic

Action

Target / Measure

Timescale /

Deadline

Responsibility

Actual result

achieved / Date

 

Healthy Living

 

Provide daily opportunities for physical exercise

 

Provide healthy meals and snacks to all children

 

Teach children the importance of healthy food and exercise

 

Children to have access to fresh drinking water when they want it

 

Tale part in a daily mile

children understand the importance of daily exercise

 

 

children can talk about  healthy/unhealthy foods

 

children understand the value of drinking water daily

 

 

 

 

 

Children and staff to walk around the school playground each day and once a week in SJB primary school playground

 

 

 

 

 

June 2021

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

May 2021

Whole school approach.

Eco committee Eco warriors

Parents

 

How parents can help

 

Support us by creating opportunities for physical exercise

 

Support us by offering healthy food alternatives at home

 

Perhaps point out healthy foods in the supermarket, talk about healthy food

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Waste/Litter

 

 

use correct bins for recycling

 

Re-use items such as water bottles, yoghurt pots, kitchen roll tubes in craft activities

 

Encourage children to use both sides of a piece of paper

 

To continue to show that we feel proud of our school and nursery when it is clean and tidy

 

To continue to check playground / outside area and classrooms / playrooms to encourage everyone to make sure they are tidy – eco warriors

 

Children to become familiar with school ‘ECO CODE’

Virtual Visit from Christmas litter elf

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Children can talk about the harmful effects of litter.

 

 

Cleaner classes and playground.

 

Children take part in recycling both in school and at home.

 

 

 

 

 

June 2021

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

December 2020

 

Whole school approach.

Eco committee Eco warriors

Parents

Children as Eco warriors - children given responsibility to check playground / outside area and classrooms / playrooms and encourage everyone to make sure they are tidy each day (with adult support)

How parents can help

 

Bring in old news papers/ junk for us to use in our creative work

 

Explain what the household recycling boxes are for and encourage your child to use it

 

Point out the large recycling units at supermarkets and such places, perhaps provide an opportunity for your child to use it

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

December 2020

 

 

 

Biodiversity

Teach children about the importance of biodiversity and what we can do to help

 

 

 

To observe wildlife in our school grounds through our trail cameras

 

 

 

 

 

Take part in the RSPB - big garden birdwatch

 

Minibeast survey

 

Children can talk about what they have learnt and show some understanding of biodiversity and how they help

 

Children can watch weekly the images caught from our trail cameras and beome aware of the different wildlife and how to attract it within our nursery environment

 

 

 

 

 

Children are familiar with and can name the different birds /mininbeasts

 

 

 

 

 

 

June 2021

 

 

 

April/May/June

2021

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Feb 2021

 

June 2021

 

Whole school approach.

Eco committee Eco warriors

Parents

 

 

How parents can help

 

Encouraging your child to talk about what they have learnt

Play your part – help living things where you live. Provide food in the form of flowers, shelter for nesting

Create nesting habitat or bug hotel

Leave a corner of your garden to grow wild to provide a place for local wildlife to live and feed

Be sure not to drop litter

Plant poliinator friendly bulbs to flower – snowdrop, hyacinth, crocus

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FEB/MARCH 2021

(Completed at home due to covid)