Consider Putting Your School’s Trash on the Tarp

Has your school ever done a “Trash on the Tarp” exercise? Recently, the Issaquah Middle School Green Team conducted one for the second year in a row. A King County Green Team specialist worked with IMS teacher Kurt Weiland to devise the activity to raise awareness about lunchroom waste. Lunchroom containers were replaced by three…

What’s Your Green Team Project?

Has your green team decided on a project for the year? Here are some ideas! Campaign to reduce lunchroom waste A significant portion of school waste comes from the lunchroom. Things like milk cartons, juice boxes, food packaging and food waste can add up to a lot of waste. The Green Team campaign to reduce…