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Making a difference for Animals, People and the Environment. Check out this year’s Roots & Shoots community projects.


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Elder Visits: Legends, Medicinal Herbs, Drumming and Culture

Map pinLacombe, Alberta

A series of 4 Elder visits from Wolf Creek Elders & area Cree, Metis and Blackfoot Elders to teach our school population about four areas.1. Legends 2. Medicinal Herbs 3. Drumming 4. Culture ; language
To further our introduction to native culture by inviting elders and learning through activity.

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The Global Goals for Sustainable Development6 – Clean water and sanitation12 – Responsible consumption and production13 – Climate action15 – Life on land

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots

Do great things in your community.

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots began in 1991 when Dr. Jane met with 12 Tanzanian high school students who wanted to tackle urgent problems in their community. Since that meeting, Roots & Shoots groups have multiplied many times over and can now be found in nearly 100 countries around the world. Wherever there’s a group, young people are making change that benefits animals, people and the environment.

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