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April 14, 2017
MDE Top 10 in 10 Road Show set for May 2nd in Marquette
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April 13, 2017
Come to the Lake Superior Celebration ~ 6-8 pm, Thursday, April 20 !!
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February 8, 2017
Hancock middle school students dig through 182 pounds of trash
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Thomas R. Davis Elementary School ~ Grades K - 6
(Dollar Bay - Tamarack City Area Schools)
 

Project Description
(200 students / 8 Teachers)

From Bare to Beautiful: Constructing Our School Garden
Design and construct an outdoor learning area on barren land between the school building and playground area where students will learn about and care for native plants and animals. A rain garden and rain barrel system will capture runoff, native plants will be used to illustrate conservation of resources, vegetable and fruit gardens will encourage healthy eating, and a rock garden will highlight the geology of the area.

Teachers
(lead teacher in bold)

  • Cathy Hill, Specials/High School
  • Kristen Kariainen, Grade 2
  • Marissa Kentala, Grade 3
  • Jamie Mak, Grade K
  • Paula McKaig, Grades K-12 Music
  • Carrie Meneguzzo, Grade 4
  • Kim Peltier, Grades 7,8
  • Emily Viola, Grade 6

Community Partners

  • BHK - Great Explorations
  • Copper Country Audubon Club
  • Western UP Health Department

Project Photos

   
     
   
     
     
     
     
     
 
 

809 Hecla Street | Hancock, Michigan 49930 | 906.482.0331 | info@LakeSuperiorStewardship.org

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