Full Name: Emilie Giroux
School/Organization: Fort McMurray Islamic School
Grades/Ages: Grade 5
City: Fort McMurray
Province: Alberta

Classroom Composting

Posted on: 07 May 2018

Action: We received several grants to purchase our Food Cyclers and compost bins which we put in each classroom. We made a movie that we showed to all students and staff so they would know how our program would work. We liased with our Leader In Me team to...

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Re-Usable Whiteboard Marker Program

Posted on: 15 May 2017

Action: We decided to look for a brand of whiteboard markers that are re-usable. We found a type of marker has has a refillable ink cartridge. We purchased a school set of the markers and showed everyone how to use them. We also purchased lots of refills....

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Fort McMurray Islamic School Recycling Club

Posted on: 11 Sep 2013

Action: A recycling club was established in 2011 to pilot a paper recycling program in our school. It diverted the thousands of pounds of paper that would have gotten thrown away in our school from ending up in our local landfill. We have continued our progr...

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