Our rubbish tips are filling fast, we are running out of room here in Sydney and road trains are ferrying our waste northwards to Queensland. I’m sure New South Welshmen are unaware of this and, for the most part Queenslanders, whom I’m sure would not be happy to be the dumping site for Sydney’s waste. […]
Sustainability Training in a Box
TOOLS FOR TEACHING SUSTAINABILITY
WHAT IS BACKYARD IN A BOX?
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.
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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.
FROM THE BLOG
What are the hot educational trends for 2018? According to the eSchool Media Annual Trends Report there is a “massive focus on social-emotional learning (SEL) this year which speaks to more than just individual data sets; and creative allowances for new student interests, like computer science and the arts in, as well as engagement with […]
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 […]
Get involved at home
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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