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13thOctober 2021

Call for pupils’ artwork on climate

13.10.21|Categories: Events|Tags: , , , |

Do you know a young, budding artist? The Educational Institute of Scotland (EIS) are hosting a vibrant online exhibition on climate-related issues and are keen to see pupils’ artwork on this theme. Pupils of all ages and abilities are eligible to enter. Applications close 27 October.

12thAugust 2021

Scotland’s Tree Champion schools – can you join up?

12.08.21|Categories: Miscellaneous|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Tree Council have a programme ‘Young Tree Champions’ which includes a campaign ‘#ForceForNature’. Tree champion schools in Scotland include Pitlochry High School, Perth Academy, St Dominic’s RCPS, Crieff, St Ninians Primary, Stirling, Rosneath Primary, Willamsburgh ELCC, Paisley, St Paul’s High School, Glasgow, Hutchesons’ Grammar School, Glasgow, Braidbar Primary School, [...]

29thJuly 2021

Amazing Animals, Brilliant Science; how DNA technology is being used to help save Scotland’s wildlife

29.07.21|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , , |

This book by Dr Pete Mintin is free to download. It explores how scientists use DNA technology to answer a huge variety of questions and how to help and study wildlife in Scotland using DNA technology. Species include wildcats, golden eagles, pine martens and the newly re-introduced beaver. Children from [...]