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‘Powerful, brilliantly written’ ~ praise for Molly’s Amnesty Article

We’re very proud that Molly reached the final 10 from over 3,000 entries to the 2012 Young Reporter of the Year Amnesty International Media Awards.  Molly’s article was part of Year 4’s study of the rainforests.  Molly was one of … Continue reading

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Year 4 join the World Land Trust Hall of Fame

Year 4 were delighted to hear that our fundraising efforts have been featured on the World Land Trust’s Hall of Fame!  Kelly Jacobs, Education, Outreach and Training Officer for WLT wrote, ‘I thought that you would like to know that … Continue reading

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Earth Caretakers

The Year 4 Bengal Tigers have been working hard on their Earth Caretakers project.  This project draws together articles from four schools around the world, including our own, focusing on the environment.  Current Year 4 pupils were inspired by the … Continue reading

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Totally Clued Up Presentation

The Year 4 Meerkats were delighted to meet Sushma Parmar from Total who came to present them with their Totally Clued Up Award on behalf of YPTE, the Young People’s Trust for the Environment.  To find out more about the … Continue reading

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The Circle Gazette – Read Chloe, Anna & Milhan’s article about our palm oil project!

We’re thrilled that Chloe, Anna and Milhan’s article about our palm oil project has been featured on the front page of the July issue of The Circle Gazette! Congratulations to Chloe W, Anna & Milhan! Follow the link to read … Continue reading

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Palm Oil Petition to the European Parliament

The Pedmore Meerkats have just sent off a petition from 159 children and staff to urge the European Parliament to vote on 1st July FOR a new law so that manufacturers will label whether their products contain palm oil. If … Continue reading

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Appeal to schools to join our letter writing campaign!

The Pedmore Meerkats are now reaching out to local schools to ask them to join our palm oil campaign. This week we created this video which we’ll be sharing with St. Mary’s CofE Primary school next week. Pedmore Meerkats’ Palm … Continue reading

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