Author(s): Neil Fraser
The Eco School's Toolkit is a step-by-step guide to set you on the road to school environmental management. Through exciting, easy-to-implement whole-school and class projects that reduce environmental impact, this book and companion website will help you to put the children at the centre of making their school sustainable, and get colleagues, parents and other stakeholders on board too. The Eco School's Toolkit begins with an introduction to the concept of an eco school, a quick summary of the principles of environmental management and then suggests opportunities for pupils to lead the exciting projects and save teachers time. The author provides: - All the project steps necessary to tackle litter, waste and energy management - Supporting lesson plans, tools and online resources - Signposts to further support This book will encourage sustainable habits, enrich the curriculum and make your school green! For anyone committed to making their school sustainable, this book is the perfect starting point.
A step-by-step guide to sustainability, this book is brimming with creative pupil-led projects for putting your eco-dreams into action.
Neil Fraser is a leading education for sustainable development practitioner and Eco Schools Assessor based in the UK. Neil was previously a primary school teacher.
How to use this book and online resources / Introduction / Part 1: Preparing for Action / 1. What is an eco school? / 2. Getting everyone on board / 3. Environmental management basics / 4. Routes to sustainability / 5. Encouraging sustainable behaviour change / Part 2: Taking Action / 6. Introduction to action / 7. Action on litter / 8. Action on waste / 9. Action on energy / Summary / Bibliography / Appendices including case studies