Student: Why are there even environmental engineers Mrs. Brinza?
Mrs. Brinza: I'm not sure. Why do YOU think there are?
Student: The environment must be pretty important?
Mrs. Brinza: Great question!
As a way to showcase fourth graders' solutions to the problem in Greentown, they worked hard to identify realistic solutions to such serious problems in the pond and the garden. Whether the solution was to develop a technology to clean the pollution, to hold a community meeting to discuss future options, or educate the community with signs, fourth graders created comic strips (or a small graphic novel) to tell their story. Check out some of the examples provided here!