Age Group: 11-14

1st Place YRE – Article 11-14yrs: Quarry Worry

submitted by ST. Margaret College Girls' Secondary School Zejtun : Angelica Galea, Dorianne Calleja, Michela Noelene Zammit  for Age Group: 11-14
dissemination(s): other, School assemblies, school-magazine, school-media, website
filed under Articles

Quarries are very much present in the landscape of Malta. Yet, their afteruse is not much discussed. With this article one debate different solutions that can be done to decrease this permanent scar from the Maltese island.



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2nd Place YRE – Article 11-14yrs: Walking for Water

submitted by Gozo College Girls' Secondary : EkoSkola Committee  for Age Group: 11-14
dissemination(s): newspaper, school-magazine, school-media, website
filed under Articles

The EkoSkola Committee every year make a water educational campaign – that is try to inform as many people as possible about the scarcity of water and at the same time collect money to provide third world countries with clean drinking water…



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3rd Place YRE – Article 11-14yrs: Our Magnificent RIA Harbour: Our Rich History is the result of our Geography!

submitted by St. Margaret's College Boys' Secondary School Verdala : Emerson Vella, Franklyn Baldacchino, Jacopo Mentosa, Ryan Fava  for Age Group: 11-14
dissemination(s): school-media
filed under Articles

It all started when we were on geographical fieldwork in Valletta and went to the Upper Barraka Gardens for a short break. Whilst admiring the view, we overheard a tourist guide explaining the historical importance of the Grand Harbour. Throughout her explanation there was no mention at all of its geographical formation. This is a real pity because actually the Grand Harbour gained its importance because of its particular formation…



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3rd Place YRE – Article 11-14yrs: Modified Earth

submitted by St Albert College Valletta : Adriel Benito  for Age Group: 11-14
dissemination(s): school-magazine, school-media
filed under Articles

This article is written from the pain in my heart that our Mother Earth is being misused and raped. Even today after the human race has achieved so much and progressed so much the health of the Earth seems last on the list. It seems only appropriate that humanity directs attention to mother nature who is constantly crying for help behind our backs.



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1st Place Wrigley – Article 11-14yrs: The Whole Town’s on Board. Are You?

submitted by Gozo College Victoria Primary : EkoSkola Committee  for Age Group: 11-14
dissemination(s): school-magazine, school-media, Various Groups on Facebook
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The EkoSkola Committee got fed up with seeing plastic bottles and paper in the streets. They started off an anti-litter recycling campaign…



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2nd Place Wrigley – Article 11-14yrs: Heritage in Peril – A Tale of Two Buildings

submitted by St Edward's College Vittoriosa : Andrew Thake  for Age Group: 11-14
dissemination(s): school-magazine
filed under Articles

A tale about heritage and abandonment.



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3rd Place Wrigley – Article 11-14yrs: EkoSkola: What We Did

submitted by Gzira St.Monica School : Mathea Saliba  for Age Group: 11-14
dissemination(s): school-magazine, school-media
filed under Articles

The article describes what the EkoSkola Committee of St Monica School, Gżira did to promote energy conservation and waste reduction. A clean up was organised at Pembroke, during which 20 kg of waste was collected. The committee also made Christmas decorations from recycled waste. They also collected empty water bottles which was a huge success. To reduce wasting water, bottles filled with gravel were placed inside water flushing cisterns. The committee also prepared labels to remind students not to leave the lights on when not required.



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Trid Malta tasal f’dak l-istat?

submitted by St Albert school Valletta : Ryan DeBattista  for Age Group: 11-14
dissemination(s): school-magazine, school-media
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Storja qasira ta ghasfur jismu Rixu u id destin tieghu. Storja li iggghalna nirriflettu dwar jekk iridux nibqghu passivi jew nihdux azzjoni..storja li gghalna nahsbu jekk iridux lil Malta tispicca hazin jew le..



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Pollution Petition

submitted by St Edward's College : Jack Mc Clure  for Age Group: 11-14
dissemination(s): school-magazine, school-media
filed under Articles

An article discussing Pollution issues on the Island of Malta.



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Let it Crumble!

submitted by St Edward's College Malta : Edward Thake  for Age Group: 11-14
dissemination(s): school-magazine
filed under Articles

An investigative journey about our countryside’s appearance and litter.



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