Tag Archives: Green School

Scoil San Phroinsias in The Galway Advertiser

 There is a report about Plastic Free Week in Scoil San Phroinsias on page 11 of this week’s Galway Advertiser. Well done to Ms. O’Byrne and the Coiste Glas members who worked so hard to make Plastic Free Week  such … Continue reading

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Our Plastic Problems By Julia

Plastic is a problem  nowadays because people are using too much plastic.We are convincing people to use less plastic. More plastic is going to the oceans. There is only 14% of plastic being recycled. Fish and other marine creatures are … Continue reading

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Winner of Plastic Free Week competition

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 … Continue reading

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Our Promise to Protect Planet Earth

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Plastic Free Week

Daniel didn’t bring a yogurt to school and he made his dad wrap his lunch in tissue. Maia wrapped her lunch in paper instead of a plastic bag. Kathleen Marie used a mug instead of a paper cup and she … Continue reading

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Plastic Problem

 We should stop using plastic for a week because some of it is ending up in our oceans.There is but thousands fish and by 2020 there is going to be more plastic than fish.And you should tell your parents too.And … Continue reading

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Plastic Problem

Plastic is becoming a big problem. Some ends up in the ocean and harms fish. You can use reusable coffee cups instead of takeaway coffee cups. You can bring your own shopping bags instead of plastic bags. Turtles think plastic … Continue reading

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Re-usable cups!?

Mrs. Mannion ran a workshop for parents this week. They got to decorate their own re-usable cups. The cups we get in the shops are not re-usable or recyclable. Plastic free for a week is starting on February 5th. By … Continue reading

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Plastic Cups By Samuels . SH

Plastic cups are a problem.  It’s really dirty. Some of them aren’t recyclable and some are reusable. The people of the world are the reason why the world is much much dirtier now . I heard on the news that over … Continue reading

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Coffee Cups Poster

We are trying to convince people not to use take-away cups and use reusable cups . So we have done lots of things to convince people to use reusable cups such as an animation, posters, big cups and lots of … Continue reading

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