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Join Green Schools at Boston GreenFest

Posted by Tammy Thornton on August 3, 2015
8th Annual Metro Greenfest Logo w Date 7-29-15
Green Schools is excited to be participating in the 8th Annual Boston GreenFest and we hope you can come out and JOIN US!!
GreenFest is FREE and open to ALL ages! 


Activities include:
Art with the Museum of Fine Arts
Sculpture with Silvina
Legos, Robots
New England Revolution,
Kites, badminton, hula hoops, jump rope
Planting, and more.

Sign up for the FREE Gique Sustainability Dance Workshop on Sat. 8/22 from noon-2:30 pm.

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NGSS Student Profile

Posted by Tammy Thornton on June 23, 2015

Up and coming NGSS Leadership Team Member: Matthew Hornung, Wellesley High School, Wellesley, MA

Matthew Hornung (pictured in green) with other members of the team after a solar campaign

Matthew Hornung (pictured center in green) with other members of the team after a solar campaign

I was recruited to join the Wellesley Middle School Green Team when I was in the sixth grade. Since then, I have become more involved with different local and state organizations pertaining to sustainability as I have learned more about the benefits of and need for sustainability.

No specific person gets all the credit for inspiring me to become involved in helping the environment; simply spending time outdoors and in the world has made me come to appreciate it. If I had to choose, doing service work and exploring the world with the Boy Scouts has really helped me connect with the environment around me by exposing it to me first hand.

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