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Earth Day

Sunday, April 15, 2018
Sunday, April 15, 2018
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Sunday, April 15, 2018

​Earth Day is April 22nd. As part of the city of Barrie's "Spring into Clean" initiative, students in all classes will be participating in community clean-up activities on Friday April 20th. 

Leading up to it this week, our school will be giving away 1 of 5 water bottles each day donated by MEC. Teachers, parents and students are all eligible to win. 

To enter the daily draw, submit an environmental fact in the ballot box in the library (sitting beside the treasure box for the Book Fair). ​

Each ballot needs to have:

Name:

Environmental Fact:

Source (just for junior and intermediate):

Example- 

Fact: On the global scale, 1 million plastic bottles are bought and sold every 60 seconds.  Less than half were recycled and only seven per cent were used to make new bottles.

Source: https://www.huffingtonpost.ca/will-dubitsky/we-cant-wait-any-longer-to-redefine-our-relationship-with-plastic_a_23330096/?utm_hp_ref=ca-plastic-pollution

Good luck!

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