How to Make Your Beach Trip Meaningful!

Make your beach trip meaningful!

Summer is here! And for most of us, that means a trip to the beach wherever possible! It’s great fun for kids on the beach and lots of new things to explore. This year, why not try and turn your beach trip into the ultimate conservation lesson?! It doesn’t take a lot of preparation, don’t worry! Continue reading

Are Our Children Environmentally Savvy?

Environmentally Savvy

Today it was raining. Quite a lot! In fact, it has been for at least a week, which is pretty normal at this time of year in Hong Kong.

Most shopping malls and public indoor spaces provide disposable plastic wraps to contain your umbrellas and stop them dripping over the floor… no one likes a sprained ankle.

I saw a boy (around the age of 10), cover his umbrella in a plastic bag. He decided, to be ultra-safe, he had better put another one on top of that…why would he purposely use so much disposable plastic? Is he not environmentally savvy?

Let’s take a look at the possible reasons for such a casual use of materials…

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Bees! 3 Things We Need to Teach About Bees!

3 Things to Teach About Bees

As you may be aware, bees play a vitally significant role in our ecosystem. You might also know that bees are under threat for several reasons, from aggressive agricultural methods to climate change.

It’s important to keep our bee population up, but how do we introduce this topic to our young tots? After all…they’re the ones who need to know.

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