A round-up of our EarthWyz Festival by Mr Farquhar

EarthWyz, Hazlegrove’s Festival of Sustainability, was a week jam-packed full of events that have had a huge impact on us as a School. BBC television’s Coast presenter and marine conservationist, Miranda Krestovnikoff, showed us just how dynamic marine life is.  She shocked us with graphic accounts of the impact single-use plastics are having on food … More A round-up of our EarthWyz Festival by Mr Farquhar

Hazlegrove launches 5 petitions following our EarthWyz Festival

Following ‘EarthWyz’ our Festival of Sustainability, we, the children of Hazlegrove Prep School in Somerset, are horrified by the damage plastic is doing to our environment and we are determined to do something about it. We have launched 5 petitions on Change.Org. Click on these links to support our petitions: Prime Minister of the United … More Hazlegrove launches 5 petitions following our EarthWyz Festival

Skyhawk author, Gill Lewis, talks for EarthWyz about marine life, food chains and human activity

Carymoor Environmental Education Year 7 took part in a Cut the Carbon Quiz, Year 3 made windmills out of 2 litre fizzy drinks bottles and Year 8 discussed the lifecycle of a product and the how the choices made by designers can have wide reaching consequences for the environment. Some quotes from Year 3 “I […]

More Skyhawk author, Gill Lewis, talks for EarthWyz about marine life, food chains and human activity

Polar Explorer Alex Hibbert tells of his adventures in Greenland and Svalbard for EarthWyz

Alex Hibbert wowed an absolutely jam-packed theatre with tales of his adventures in Greenland and Svalbard. He spoke brilliantly of the trials and hardships of his epic journeys across the ice. The children loved hearing about the relationship he had with his dog pack. An inspiring talk of incredible adventure. Quotes from the audience:  “I thought … More Polar Explorer Alex Hibbert tells of his adventures in Greenland and Svalbard for EarthWyz

EarthWyz – Thursday – all the excitement from day 4

Carymoor Environmental Education Year 7 took part in a Cut the Carbon Quiz, Year 3 made windmills out of 2 litre fizzy drinks bottles and Year 8 discussed the lifecycle of a product and the how the choices made by designers can have wide reaching consequences for the environment. Some quotes from Year 3 “I … More EarthWyz – Thursday – all the excitement from day 4

EarthWyz – Wednesday saw us welcoming Gyles Morris from Naturesbase

On Wednesday we welcomed Gyles Morris from Naturesbase  Environmental Education to run workshops with Years 5 and 3. Year 5 learnt all about where their food comes from. They looked at what is in a typical shopping bag and plotted food miles and compared fair trade products with other products. Year 3 have had a brilliant afternoon … More EarthWyz – Wednesday saw us welcoming Gyles Morris from Naturesbase