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TOOLS FOR TEACHING SUSTAINABILITY

Preschool

Backyard In A Box assist early learners to understand the benefits of eco practices.

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Primary School

Backyard In A Box offers Primary Schools three unique learning outcomes.

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For Parents

Set up a sustainable oasis of your own in your backyard, courtyard or balcony.

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For Teachers

Our products have all been carefully designed to guide teachers on the learning path.

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WHAT IS BACKYARD IN A BOX?

Sustainable Education Resources

With over 170 learning experiences and extensions mapped to the EYLF, BBB and NQF, we strive to connect educators and students with the common goal – to learn and practice sustainability.
Our program assists with:

  • Building sustainability capacity in staff, families and communities
  • Classroom programming
  • Observations and reporting for children
  • Family and community engagement
  • Developing centre Policies and Procedures
  • Redefining Daily Routines
  • Staff orientation and induction

Sustainability resources & equipment delivered to your door.

Box Programs only or you can add the equipment.
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FEATURED PRODUCT

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Organic Gardening

Your health is your greatest asset, not your house as traditional rhetoric would lead you to believe. Grow delicious, vigorous, chemical free food and importantly experiment with foods that are beneficial to your body and its particular nuances. The one size fits all approach to health, well being, fitness is flawed. As a species we share commonalities but ultimately when it comes to health, you are unique and in life there are many, many shades of grey.

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FROM THE BLOG

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How to Make Your Home More Eco-Friendly and Cost-Effective

We are living in an age where protecting the planet and reducing our carbon footprint are, quite rightly, huge concerns for the majority of the population. It seem like more of us than ever before are doing our bit to reduce, reuse and recycle our way to a greener future. It’s starts with educating our […]

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Stop buying sh&t…

Many of us buy products made with recycled materials with the belief we are doing the right thing. We also feel good about ourselves when we sort items and place them in the correct recycling bins, and it is completely understandable too. We are going to that extra bit of effort – despite our busy […]

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What is Environmental Education in School?

And what do worms have to do with this anyway? Well, everything actually.  Charles Darwin referred to earthworms as natures ploughs. Much like human engineers worms change the structure of their environment. Worms aerate soils and breakdown dead organic matter in a process known as decomposition.   Worms eat and pass organic matter allowing bacteria […]

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Because every child deserves the best start in life.

Recognising the value of continuity for children, families and educators, Backyard In A Box has Community Resources and School Readiness Resources, in all 7 modules, available for purchase by families and community organisations.

We have special Backyard In A Box resources just for parents.

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