February 6, 2020

Lisgar IBT students transform cardboard into upcycled furniture business ventures


Grade 8 students in the International Business Technology (IBT) program at Lisgar Middle School held its fifth annual Cardboard Auction as part of its interdisciplinary Upcycle Project.

The Upcycle Project provides students with the challenge of designing and constructing a functional piece of furniture made out of corrugated cardboard. Students explore the topic of environmental sustainability in their science and geography classes and use these learnings to begin thinking about cardboard as more than a single-use item.​​

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