Ready to recycle on Earth Day and beyond

Belmont students teach youngsters about benefits of environmental action

Lakewood elementary Grade 1 student Matthew Sheets reaches around for some paper in a trash bin which he will then move to the blue recycling bin as part of a game played at the school’s Earth Day assembly.

Lakewood elementary Grade 1 student Matthew Sheets was among the students actively taking part in a recycling game played at the school’s Earth Day assembly on Tuesday.

Students from Belmont secondary’s leadership and environmental action teams came by to make a presentation and teach the younger students about the importance of looking out for the planet’s well-being.