2023 Eco 360 Challenge Showcase
Transitioning to a circular economy for plastic waste.
First Place: Mrs. Mathur - STEM Students
Somerset Academy, Grade 4/5
Somerset Academy students took on the Eco 360 challenge by creating 3 unique invention plans to help reduce the use of plastics and to keep plastics out of the environment. Students used 3D printing to create models of their inventions and presented their learnings and inventions to their entire school!
Second Place: Ms. Monty - Eco Art Club
New Central Public School, Grades 3-6
Students from New Central Public School spent months collecting 2,147 bottle caps to be used in a mural for their garden space at school. After months of collecting, students created and voted on designs for the mural which was to be made from the bottle caps. The mural pictured below was created by students and also provides water for insects visiting the garden space.