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Eco Schools - Resource Use

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The Resource Use programme includes:

Projects to encourage students to think about resource use.

    • Learners made bowls and puppets out of recycled paper and decorated pots for re-use.


Action projects


Paper Recycling

  • The EcoLegends Group collects and sorts all paper for recycling

Permaculture Garden 

  • all students from Grade 1-7 spend a lesson a week in the permaculture garden learning about environmentally friendly gardening techniques.


  • Teachers also spend time in the garden familiarising themselves with the topics being taught


  • East London's Green Living group visited the garden and heard a presentation by its founder Kerry McLean about the concepts and principals of Permaculture and the challenges and rewards of starting a permaculture garden