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12/11/18Announcement
Trivia
Energy Fact: An incandescent lightbulb converts just 9-10% of its energy to light while LEDs convert nearly 100 percent of...(more)
12/06/18Announcement
Waste Management Recycling
Our guest speaker today from Waste Management taught us about what we can and what we can’t recycle. We learned about...(more)
12/03/18Announcement
Trivia
Energy Fact: Glass, like aluminum, is infinitely recyclable – without any loss in purity or quality. Energy Trivia: ...(more)
11/29/18Announcement
Power Patrol
My students are super excited to be part of Power Patrol. We conducted our first on in September and will conduct our next...(more)
11/28/18Announcement
Caribou Trivia
Energy Fact: The energy used to create and distribute junk mail in the US for one day could heat 250,000 homes and increases...(more)
11/28/18Announcement
Science Museum and Water Conservation
Check out our Twitter page for this update! https://bit.ly/2RlSkHM
11/21/18Announcement
Green Team Meeting
There will be no Green Team meeting this week as it is Thanksgiving. Our next meeting will be on Thursday, November 29...(more)
11/19/18Announcement
RRR
The green team will visits all classrooms today to talk about People Power Planet.
11/15/18Announcement
Saving Energy Upstairs
We will talk about why the things listed on the energy audit report cards can help us save energy. We are hoping that the...(more)
11/12/18Announcement
King County Green Schools Visit
Kate Waind, our King County Green Schools representative, visited CRES to share her sustainable know-how and some fun games...(more)
11/08/18Announcement
Litter Patrol
Green Team walked the entire campus and picked up about 10 pounds of garbage today!
10/30/18Announcement
Spooky day!
To get ready for a spooky day, let’s keep as many lights off as possible! Work with our flashlights! Boo!
10/29/18Announcement
Power patrol
Our first power patrol will be tomorrow morning.
10/25/18Announcement
Posters and Fliers
Today, students started creating informational posters and fliers to place around the school, encouraging their peers to be...(more)
10/22/18Announcement
100% pledges
Thank you to everyone for getting their pledges in. Our school is at 100% for pledges. Yahoo!!
12/11/18Announcement
Trivia
Energy Fact: An incandescent lightbulb converts just 9-10% of its energy to light while LEDs convert nearly 100 percent of...(more)
12/05/18Announcement
Power Patrol Success
Today the GL Power Patrol celebrated their hard work spreading the message to close blinds, turn off lights, reduce, reuse...(more)
12/03/18Announcement
Trivia
Energy Fact: Glass, like aluminum, is infinitely recyclable – without any loss in purity or quality. Energy Trivia: ...(more)
11/29/18Announcement
Power Patrol
My students are super excited to be part of Power Patrol. We conducted our first on in September and will conduct our next...(more)
11/28/18Announcement
Caribou Trivia
Energy Fact: The energy used to create and distribute junk mail in the US for one day could heat 250,000 homes and increases...(more)
11/27/18Announcement
Green Paws!
Don’t forget to turn in those Green Paws! Remember when you show a CRES Green Team member you can "Make Good Choices"...(more)
11/21/18Announcement
Power Down
A friendly reminder for staff to power down and unplug computers for the long weekend. Have a great Thanksgiving!
11/19/18Announcement
Learning to close the loop!
This week in 2nd grade we learned about closing the loop and cycles. We pledged to do one or more things to help reduce,...(more)
11/14/18Announcement
Classroom Energy Audits
We audited 3 classrooms on 11/8/18. We found that many teachers are turning off their smartboards and projectors at the end...(more)
11/08/18Announcement
Environment Days
11/7-11/9 - Pledge at lunch 11/8 - Wear Green for Green Day! 11/9 - Wear Black and turn the lights down in your classes!
11/08/18Announcement
Green Team Meetings
We are meeting today in Room 304. No meeting next week due to conferences and no activity bus. Next meeting 11/29 in Room...(more)
10/29/18Announcement
This Week
Reminder... we will not have a meeting this Thursday but please remember to come to the ASB Pumpkin Patch Bash after school....(more)
10/28/18Announcement
Green Team on Morning Announcements
This week began the 1st of our Zero Hour Green Team’s "Reminders." Many students were seeing that classmates were...(more)
10/22/18Announcement
Week 1 of Recycling @ Lunch
We are off to a great start with our new four bin recycling program. We have bins for garbage/non-recyclables, recyclables...(more)
10/22/18Announcement
100% pledges
Thank you to everyone for getting their pledges in. Our school is at 100% for pledges. Yahoo!!
12/10/18Announcement
GREAT JOB RECYCLING!
We are doing an awesome job recycling! Thanks everyone!
12/05/18Announcement
Pledge Success
Over 100 THS students have taken a pledge to reduce their impact on the planet by composting and recycling, reducing waste,...(more)
11/29/18Announcement
Power Patrol
My students are super excited to be part of Power Patrol. We conducted our first on in September and will conduct our next...(more)
11/28/18Announcement
Power Patrol Audit
The Power Patrol did an audit today!
11/28/18Announcement
power Ed check
The power patrol checked classrooms today.
11/26/18Announcement
Science Museum and Water Conservation
We are so excited to have the Science Museum of MN coming in to work with us on the topic of water conservation and pollution...(more)
11/20/18Announcement
Power Patrols Visiting Classrooms
The CRES Green Team Power Patrols are "on the prowl!" We have been visiting classrooms and sharing our energy saving...(more)
11/19/18Announcement
Shut Down
The green team will discuss shut down strategies with classes before Thanksgiving vacation. Trying to reduce energy is our...(more)
11/14/18Announcement
20,000 Pop Tabs!
As a school, staff and community, we’ve collected over 20,000 pop tabs in less than 1 month! Keep it going!
11/08/18Announcement
Score Grant
Met with Sherburne County committee members last night for the SCORE GRANT proposal from our fearless leader, Anne Anderson!
11/04/18Announcement
Green Team on Morning Announcements
Our second Green Team announcement shared that Tissues, Paper Towels and Wipes NEVER go in the recycling! Many students AND...(more)
10/29/18Announcement
Power patrol
Our first power patrol will be tomorrow morning.
10/28/18Announcement
Bottles - YES Caps - NO
New "reminder" signs around the school - empty plastic bottles DO go in the Recycle Bin but REMOVE those caps! Save for a...(more)
10/22/18Announcement
Green Team Meeting
We will have our next green team meeting on Thursday after school in room 205. Come prepared to do a few power patrols!
10/22/18Announcement
Green team meeting
Our green team is meeting tomorrow in room 101 to talk about power patrols.