26 Jul '11, 10pm

The Green kids - TODAYonline

IN THE Lorax, a children's book by Dr Seuss, a creature known as the Once-ler sets up shop in a fantastical forest. Using the foliage to create garments, the business eventually grows into a bustling industry which destroys the beautiful forest and the whole eco-system dependent upon it. The Lorax is the being that speaks up for the trees and tries to fight the Once-ler's greed, to no avail. This fable was the backbone of Go Green with The Lorax, an environment sustainability initiative by Accenture, the global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, and Pasir Ris Primary School (PRPS). As part of the programme, which started in January and wrapped up successfully just this month, the school incorporated lesson plans related to sustainability into its English Language curriculum. Six classes of Primary 4 and 5 students, totalling approximately 2...

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