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  • Seeds of Sustainability Education Program for Camden LGA Preschools

    Seeds pf Sustainability is a sustainability education program for preschools in the Camden Local Government Area (LGA).

    Seeds of Sustainability addresses the four key themese of water, waste, energy and biodiversity and assists early education service providers in taking an active role in caring for their environment and contributing to a sustainable future in line with the Early Learning Years Framework. 

    New in 2017! Council will be offering the following incursions as part of the Seeds of Sustainability Program to address the key themes of water, energy and biodiversity!

    Water is Life!
    In Water is Life children will learn about how water is needed for life. Children will have a basic understanding of water and the water cycle, the value of water and its different uses and simple ways that we can save water.

    Let's Power Up!
    In Let's Power Up children will learn about the concept of 'energy', different forms of energy, how we use energy and most importantly how we save energy.

    Homes & Habitats
    In Homes and Habitats children will learn basuc biodiversity concepts, different habitats, how animals live in these habitats and how to identify signs of biodiversity.

    Council will continue to deliver its waste-themed incursion "Reduce! Reuse! Recycle!" to local preschools on Wednesdays!

    Reduce! Reuse! Recycle
    In Reduce! Reuse! Recycle! children will learn basic waste minimisation concepts and how they can make simple choices to reduce waste, reuse and recycle everyday items at both preschool and at home! One of Council's recycling trucks comes along too!

    To arrange a booking for your preschool, contact Council's Environmental Education Officer on 46 45 5007 or email denise.franovich@camden.nsw.gov.au.

     

    Posted on 25 August, 2017