School Yard Greening

Perennial Native Plants Installations

All classes in Oakenwald from K-6 have been involved in culturing perennial plants that are native to Manitoba. We have been learning that to have a sustainable ecosystem, it is important for insects to have native perennials to depend upon for food and shelter.

Project number: 
Oakenwald School

Growing Plants for Squirtle the Turtle

Nature Club Students and students in room 3 grew food for the Turtle “Squirtle”. They studied him for their research project for the PLCs. Grade 3 students in TLC, also borrowed Squirtle to study him for their Unit on Life Cycles.

Project number: 
Chief Justice Milvain School

Writing Letters To the Mayor

The Nature Kids Club have written Letters to the Mayor of Calgary giving him some of our suggestions and asking him what can be done to help our environment.

Project number: 
Chief Justice Milvain School

Funders and Sponsors

  • RBC Foundation
  • The Calgary Foundation
  • Kamp Kiwanis
  • Cenovus Energy
  • Alliance Pipeline
  • TD Friends of the Enivornment Foundation
  • Rife Resources Ltd