Our Eco-Committee
Our Eco-Committee

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Newbury Weekly News Article - 2022
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Our Eco-Committee
Our Eco-Committee

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Parsons Down Partnership takes part in Eco-Schools - a global environmental programme with 19.5 million involved. It is a pupil led programme, run by an Eco-Committee comprised of children, teachers, support staff, governors and parents. There are ten Eco-Schools topics for the Eco-Committee to consider:



Global Citizenship

Healthy Living



School Grounds




This year, we are focusing on Energy, Litter and Waste.


To find out more about our eco achievements, please read our blog posts towards the bottom of the page.


Our Eco-Committee 2021-22

Our pupil Eco-Committee members are: Rosie (Giraffe Class), Ella T (Zebra Class), Harrison H (Gazelle Class), Megan M (Woodpecker Class), Tom M (Elk Class), Willow S (Sabre Class), Joshua B (Badger Class), Willow R (Hedgehog Class), Finley P (Jaguar Class), Mollie-May C (Wolf Class), Jacob C (Eagle Class), Teegan H (Coyote Class), and James H (Raccoon Class).

Our Deputy Eco-Committee members are: Alice P (Zebra Class), Rosie P (Gazelle Class), Rose M (Woodpecker Class), Nina G (Elk Class), Marley B (Sabre Class), Ruby D (Badger Class), Joey M (Hedgehog Class), Shreyash P (Jaguar), Isla R (Wolf), Tula P (Eagle), Noah B (Coyote) and Lyla R (Raccoon).


Green Flag Award - Summer 2019-20

Green Flag Letter - Summer 2019-20


Environmental Review - 2021-22

Action Plan - 2021-22

Eco-Code - 2021-22


Class Ideas For Action Plan

Ideas Put Forward For Vote

Chosen Ideas

Actions, Monitoring And Evaluation


Energy Experts Day - example of pre and post learn questionnaire

Energy Experts Day - photos

Top 10 Energy Saving Tips


The Great British Spring Clean

Litter Tally - Autumn 2

Litter Tally - Spring 1

Types of Litter Found Tally

Litter Graphs

Poster Competition


Eco-Council letter to Mrs Lewis about increasing types of recycling in school

Response from Mrs Lewis

New recycling bins

Classroom Pen and Crisp Packet recycling boxes

Iron Man Survival Blankets Certificate

Compost bins installed

Amount of food waste composted this year

Printer Cartridge Recycling

Waste Warriors Week - example of pre and post learn questionnaire

Eco-Committee Meetings and Assemblies

14th June 2022 - Minutes

Guide for Pupil led Assembly - 8th June 2022

24th May 2022 - Minutes

Assembly PowerPoint - 18th May 2022

17th May 2022 - Minutes

Assembly PowerPoint - 23rd March 2022

22nd March 2022 - Minutes

Assembly PowerPoint - 9th February 2022

1st February 2022 - Minutes

2nd November 2021 - Minutes

Assembly PowerPoint - 22nd September 2021

Recycling Quiz - Class Assembly

21st September 2021 - Minutes

Curriculum Links

Year 3 - Science - Healthy Living

Videos on Human and Animal Diets

Keeping Healthy PowerPoint

Keeping Healthy Task PowerPoint

Keeping Healthy Activity

Eatwell Plate Activity

Animals and Humans - Pre-learn Task

Example of pupil work

Year 5 - PSHE - Marine/Litter

Mo Makes A Difference Story Sheet

Mo Makes A Difference - Discussion and Tasks


Year 6 - Art - Biodiversity

Medium Term Plan

Unit Overview

Lesson Plan - Drawing Feathers

Lesson Presentation - Drawing Feathers

Examples of pupil work

Success Criteria Grids - Drawing Feathers


Please let us know if you would like to help or contribute in any way to our Eco-Schools work. If you have any suggestions that you would like to share, please contact our Eco-Coordinator directly:

Take a look at our Eco-Schools From Home page to see what the children achieved during lockdown.