Project in progress
What is your wish for this project?
Our wish is to turn an unused space behind our school into a sanctuary for mason bees and other human-friendly pollinators. Our class wants to create walking paths through this sanctuary so that students and community members can visit the gardens and develop a greater appreciation for the importance of bees.
How are you going to do it?
In a food web, everything depends on everything else. A single change can disrupt or even destroy an entire ecosystem. We learned that bee populations are in decline. Without bees to pollinate our plants, we could have a big problem on our hands. That is why our 4th grade classes have decided to work together to be at least a small part in revitalizing bee populations by building a bee sanctuary. Each class has taken on a specific role in the project, and our focus is on making the sanctuary an ...read more