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Greening Back to School

This post is my contribution to the Green Moms Carnival.  This month’s carnival is hosted by Mindful Momma and the topic is “Back to School.” Last night, a family friend asked me about what we teachers ask students to purchase for going back … Continue reading

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Saving Paper at School

This is my fifth year teaching environmental science (seventh year teaching), and I feel more and more responsibility to be a good role model for my students. Paper use is a constant battle in our school.  Not only is paper … Continue reading

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My Students Need Your Help!

Here’s a call to all the greenies out there! I’m totally re-vamping my college-bound environmental science curriculum this year, and I’m looking for cool, exciting resources in this last week before I go back to school.  If you know of … Continue reading

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Outer Island

My grad class spent today on Outer Island, which is one of the Thimble Islands.  We did a whole bunch of data collection, but I also had a chance to take lots of pictures. Here’s the tide pool that my … Continue reading

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Sediment Sampling in the Sound

My “Analytical Techniques and Instrumentation” class spent today out in New Haven Harbor taking sediment samples.  We took a boat from the Sound School, a public/magnet high school in New Haven that has a focus on aquaculture and marine studies. … Continue reading

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