School Outreach

Our environmental education programs are innovative, interactive and grounded in experiential learning theory. We help teach your students about the importance of reducing, reusing, recycling and rethinking waste for a greener future in Newfoundland and Labrador while bringing the environment to life right in your classroom.

Since 2008, MMSB staff have delivered more than 1900 presentations to 176 schools across Newfoundland and Labrador, impacting more than 47,000 students. This year we’re planning to travel to areas of the island we’ve never reached – to visit new schools and meet more of our province’s youth!

Schedule a presentation!

Email or call toll free 1-800-901-6672 to arrange an in person or virtual presentation for your classroom or use our classroom resources to supplement your lesson plans.


Audience: Grade K-3 students
Time: 30 minutes

In this activity-based presentation, primary level students will learn how to reduce, reuse and recycle their way to packing waste-free lunches!


Audience: Grade 3 Soil Science
Time: 45 minutes

Learn about the world of vermicomposting. Through hands-on demonstrations, students learn how decomposer organisms recycle organic waste into nutrient-rich compost, both in nature and in the vermicompost bin.


Audience: Student environment clubs
Time: 30 minutes

In this interactive workshop, environment club members will identify their top environmental concerns at school and developing goals and objectives to green their school community.