Humus: (not the dip!) the organic component of soil, formed by the decomposition of leaves and other plant material by soil microorganisms.
Fact: On average teenagers spend less than 10 minutes per day outside ‘playing’ – that is less than a maximum security prisoner.
Visit our School Grounds Pinterest for some great ideas to develop your schools grounds to benefit everyone.
Do you a great idea for a School Grounds National Call to Action?
Our most popular Eco-Schools topic.
If you have worked on a particular action and you would now like to help us introduce it to all Eco-Schools please let us know.
The School Grounds topic can also be linked to our Biodiversity, Healthy Living and Global Citizenship topics: go wild!
Examples of how other Eco-Schools have improved their School Grounds.
If you have an example of how the students in your school have improved their School Grounds, let us know: firstname.lastname@example.org