Plastic Free Week in Tirellan culminated in an awards ceremony in the school on Friday. Third class teacher , Ms. O’Toole, was the worthy winner. Ms. O’Toole took plastic free week very seriously.
Here are just some of the changes she made for Plastic free week
- She didn’t use a red pen to correct copies.
- She bought a bamboo toothbrush.
- She switched to a bar of soap instead of liquid soap.
- She made edible cutlery to replace plastic cutlery.
- She used a “keep cup”.
- She used a cloth shopping bag.
- She made biodegradable plastic with her class using milk and vinegar.