Willowfield Secondary School

Blackhorse Road, London E17 6ND, UK

https://www.willowfield-school.co.uk/

Portway Primary

Stratford Road, London E13 0JW, UK

https://portway.leadinglearningtrust.org/

Maria Montessori School West Hampstead

Abbey Road, London NW6 4SN, UK

www.mariamontessori.org/training/west-hampstead-4/

Maria Montessori School Notting Hill

Kenley Walk, London W11 4BA, UK

https://www.mariamontessori.org/

Maria Montessori School Hornsey Rise

Ashley Road, London N19 3AD, UK

http://www.mariamontessori.org/

Maria Montessori School Hampstead

Lyndhurst Gardens, London NW3 5NW, UK

https://www.mariamontessori.org/schools/where-are-we/hampstead/

Maria Montessori School Bayswater

Saint Petersburgh Place, London W2 4LA, UK

https://www.mariamontessori.org/schools/where-are-we/bayswater/

Avanti House School (Vegetarian)

Stanmore HA7 3JB, UK

http://avanti.org.uk/avantihouse/index.php

Warren Road Primary School

Warren Road, Orpington BR6 6JF, UK

https://www.warrenroadprimary.co.uk/

Gayhurst Community School

London E8 3EN, UK

http://www.gayhurst.hackney.sch.uk/page/default.asp?title=Home&pid=1

Seven Sisters Primary School

London N15 5QE, UK

http://www.sevensistersprimary.co.uk/

Soho Parish Primary

Great Windmill Street, London W1D 7LF, UK

http://www.sohoparish.co.uk/

Ferry Lane Primary School

Jarrow Road, London N17 9PP, UK

http://www.ferrylaneschool.co.uk/

Bounds Green School and Chrildren’s Centre

London N11 2QG, UK

http://www.boundsgreenschool.co.uk/

The Henrietta Barnet Secondary School

London NW11 7BN, UK

http://www.hbschool.org.uk/

The Charter School East Dulwich

Jarvis Road, London SE22 8RB, UK

https://www.chartereastdulwich.org.uk/

St Anne’s Catholic High School for Girls

London Road, Enfield EN2 6EL, UK

http://www.st-annes.enfield.sch.uk/index.php

St Pauls Catholic Primary School

Bradley Road, London N22 7SZ, UK

http://www.stpaulswoodgreen.org.uk/

St Francis de Sales Catholic Infant and Junior School

London N17 8AZ, UK

http://www.sfds.haringey.sch.uk/

St. Gildas’ Catholic Junior School

Oakington Way, London N8 9EP, UK

http://stgildas.co.uk/

St Mary’s Priory Catholic Infant and Junior Schools

Hermitage Road, London N15 5RE, UK

www.stmaryspriory.co.uk

Earlsmead Primary School

London N15 4PW, UK

http://www.earlsmead.haringey.sch.uk/#school-news

Welbourne Primary School

Stainby Road, London N15 4EA, UK

http://welbourne.haringey.sch.uk/

Northwold Primary School

Northwold Road, London E5 8RN, UK

http://northwoldschool.com/

Bromley High School

Bromley BR1 2TW, UK

http://www.bromleyhigh.gdst.net/

Merlin School

Carlton Drive, London SW15 2BZ, UK

https://www.merlinschool.net/

Daubeney Primary School

Daubeney Road, London E5 0EG, UK

https://www.daubeney.hackney.sch.uk/

Dalmain School

Grove Close, London SE23 1AS, UK

http://www.dalmain.lewisham.sch.uk/

Clapton Girls’ Academy

London E5 0RB, UK

http://www.clapton.hackney.sch.uk/

Claremont Academy

Claremont Avenue, Harrow HA3 0UH, UK

http://www.claremont-high.org.uk/

Camsbourne School

London N8 7AF, UK

Preston Manor All-Through Co-operative Trust School

Wembley HA9 8NA, UK

http://www.preston-manor.com/page/default.asp?title=Home&pid=1

Coldfall Primary School

Coldfall Avenue, London N10 1HS, UK

http://www.coldfall.haringey.sch.uk/

Lismore School

Craigavon BT65 5DU, UK

http://www.lismorecomprehensive.org.uk/

Knockavoe School and Resource Centre

Melmount Gardens, Strabane BT82 9EB, UK

http://knockavoeschool.com/

Middleton Primary School

Middleton, Leeds LS10 4HU, UK

http://www.middletonprimary.net/index.php

Horsforth Newlaithes Primary School

Victoria Crescent, Horsforth, Leeds LS18 4PT, UK

https://www.newlaithes.co.uk/

Woolton High School

Liverpool L25 6JA, UK

https://wooltonhighschool.co.uk/

The Trinity Catholic Primary School

Titchfield Street, Liverpool L5 8UT, UK

http://www.thetrinityprimary.com/

The Firs Primary School

Firs Road, Sale M33 5EL, UK

https://www.firsprimary.co.uk/

Sandfield Park School

South Drive, Liverpool L12 1LH, UK

http://www.sandfieldparkschool.com/

St. Paul’s Catholic Junior School

Spring Grove, Liverpool L12 8SJ, UK

http://www.spcj.co.uk/

St. Paschal Baylon Catholic Primary School

Chelwood Avenue, Liverpool L16 2LN, UK

http://www.paschalbaylon.org.uk/

St. Nicholas Catholic Primary School

Liverpool L3 5XF, UK

http://stnicholasliverpool.co.uk/

St Mary’s College Preparatory School

Blundellsands Road West, Liverpool L23 6TF, UK

https://stmarys.ac/prep

Palace Fields Primary Academy

Badger Close, Palacefields, Runcorn WA7 2QW, UK

http://www.palacefieldsprimary.org.uk/contact

St. Charles’s Catholic Primary

Liverpool L17 7JA, UK

http://stcharlescatholicprimary.com/

St. Gregory’s Catholic Primary School

Liverpool L27 7AG, UK

http://www.stgregorysliverpool.co.uk/

St. Cleopas Church of England Primary School

Liverpool L8 4RP, UK

http://www.stcleopas.co.uk/

St. Clare’s Catholic Primary School

Garmoyle Close, Liverpool L15 0DW, UK

http://www.mystclares.com/

St. Celilia’s Catholic Junior School

Green Lane, Stoneycroft, Liverpool L13 7EA, UK

http://www.stceciliasjuniorschool.co.uk/

St. Austin’s Catholic Primary School

Riverbank Road, Liverpool L19 9DH, UK

http://www.st-austins.co.uk/

St. Ambrose Catholic Primary School

Alderfield Drive, Liverpool L24 7SF, UK

http://www.stambroseprimary.co.uk/

Rudston Infant School

Rudston Road, Liverpool L16 4PQ, UK

https://www.rudstonprimary.co.uk/

Pownall Hall School

Wilmslow SK9 5DW, UK

https://www.pownallhallschool.co.uk/

Palmerston School

Minehead Road, Liverpool L17 6AU, UK

https://www.palmerstonschool.co.uk/

Pheonix Primary School

Birchfield Road, Edge Hill, Liverpool L7 9LY, UK

http://www.phoenixprimaryliverpool.co.uk/

Palace Fields Primary Academy

Badger Close, Palacefields, Runcorn WA7 2QW, UK

http://www.palacefieldsprimary.org.uk/contact

Our Lady Immaculate Primary School

Liverpool L5 3QF, UK

http://oliprimary.co.uk/

Our Lady of the Aussumption Catholic Primary and Nursery School

Liverpool L25 2RW, UK

http://www.ourladyoftheassumption.co.uk/

Norman Pannell Primary School

Brownbill Bank, Liverpool L27 7AE, UK

http://www.normanpannell.com/

New Heights High School

Dyson Hall Drive, Liverpool L9 7HA, UK

http://newheightsschool.co.uk/

Much Woolton Catholic Primary School

Watergate Lane, Liverpool L25 8QH, UK

http://www.muchwoolton.co.uk/

Mosspits Lane Primary School

Moss Pits Lane, Wavertree, Liverpool L15 6UN, UK

http://www.mosspits.com/

Millstead Primary School

Iliad Street, Liverpool L5 3LU, UK

http://www.schoolswire.co.uk/public/mill678.html.nocache

LIPA Primary School

Liverpool L1 7BT, UK

http://www.lipaprimary.org/

Knotty Ash Primary School

Thomas Lane, Liverpool L14 5NX, UK

http://www.knottyashprimaryschool.co.uk/

Forest Park Preparatory School

Oakfield, Sale M33 6NB, UK

https://www.forestparkprep.co.uk/

King David High School

Childwall Road, Liverpool L15 6WU, UK

https://www.kingdavidliverpool.co.uk/

King David Primary School

Childwall Road, Liverpool L15 6WU, UK

https://www.kingdavidprimary.co.uk/

Hunts Cross Primary School

Kingsthorne Road, Hunt's Cross, Liverpool L25 0PJ, UK

http://www.huntscrossprimaryschool.com/

Hope School

Hartsbourne Avenue, Liverpool L25 2RY, UK

http://www.hopeschool-liverpool.co.uk/

Holy Cross Catholic Primary School

Liverpool L3 2DU, UK

http://www.holycrossliverpool.co.uk/

Holyrood Nursery Princes Dock

Princes Parade, Liverpool L3 1DL, UK

https://holyrood-nursery-princesdock.co.uk/

Hayton CE Primary School

Hayton, Brampton CA8 9HR, UK

https://www.hayton.cumbria.sch.uk/

Harmonize Academy

Phillimore Road, Liverpool L6 6DL, UK

http://www.harmonizeacademy.org/

Everton Free School

Spellow Lane, Liverpool L4 4DF, UK

http://www.evertonfreeschool.com/

Church of England School of the Resurrection

Pilgrim Drive, Manchester M11 3TQ, UK

https://www.resurrection.manchester.sch.uk/

Christ the King Catholic Primary School

Meadway, Wavertree, Liverpool L15 7LZ, UK

http://www.christthekingcatholicprimary.co.uk/

Booker Avenue Junior School

Booker Avenue, Liverpool L18 9SB, UK

http://www.booker-junior.com/

Booker Avenue Infant School

Booker Avenue, Liverpool L18 9SB, UK

http://www.bookeravenue-inf.co.uk/

Belle Vale Community Primary School

Besford Road, Liverpool L25 2QF, UK

http://www.bellevaleprimary.co.uk/

King’s Hawford Junior School

Claines, Worcester WR3 7SD, UK

http://www.ksw.org.uk

TMBSS

Sundorne Road, Shrewsbury SY1 4RG, UK

https://tmbss-shropshire.com/

Charter Primary School

Mitchell Avenue, Coventry CV4 8DW, UK

https://www.charter.coventry.sch.uk/

Wyken Croft Primary School

Wyken Croft, Coventry CV2 3AA, UK

https://www.wykencroft.coventry.sch.uk/contact

Denstone College Preparatory School

Uttoxeter ST14 8NS, UK

https://www.denstoneprep.co.uk/

Colley Lane Primary School

Colley Lane, Halesowen B63 2TN, UK

http://www.colley.dudley.sch.uk/

Welland Park Academy

Welland Park Road, Market Harborough LE16 9DR, UK

http://wellandparkacademy.co.uk/

Great Bowden Academy

Gunnsbrook Close, Great Bowden, Market Harborough LE16 7HZ, UK

http://www.greatbowden.leics.sch.uk/

Hollygirt School

Elm Avenue, Nottingham NG3 4GF, UK

https://www.hollygirt.co.uk/

The Brooke Weston Trust

Corby NN18 8LA, UK

https://www.brookewestontrust.org/

Oakham School

Market Place, Oakham LE15 6DT, UK

https://www.oakham.rutland.sch.uk/

Bolsover Church of England Junior School

Horsehead Lane, Bolsover, Chesterfield S44 6XH, UK

https://bolsover.schooljotter2.com/

Over Primary School

Long Furlong, Over, Cambridge CB24 5PG, UK

http://www.over.cambs.sch.uk/website

Wymondham College

Wymondham NR18 9SZ, UK

http://www.wymondhamcollege.org/

Waterbeach Primary School

High Street, Waterbeach, Cambridge CB25 9JU, UK

http://www.waterbeachschool.org.uk/

Trumpington Meadows Primary School

Trumpington, Cambridge CB2 9AY, UK

http://www.trumpingtonfederation.co.uk

Takeley Primary School

Bennet Canfield, Little Canfield, Dunmow CM6 1YE, UK

http://www.takeley-pri.essex.sch.uk

Spinney Primary School

Hayster Drive, Cambridge CB1 9PB, UK

http://www.spinney.cambs.sch.uk/

Mount Grace School

Potters Bar EN6 1EZ, UK

http://www.mountgrace.org.uk/

St Paul’s Community Primary

Queens Road, Spalding PE11 2JQ, UK

http://www.spaldingstpauls.org.uk/

Stanborough Primary School

Watford WD25 0DQ, UK

https://www.stanboroughprimary.org.uk/

St. Matthews Primary School

Norfolk Street, Cambridge CB1 2LD, UK

http://www.stmatthews.cambs.sch.uk/website

Pirton Hill Primary School

Butely Road, Luton LU4 9EX, UK

https://www.pirtonhill.com/

Manor Lodge School

Shenley, Radlett WD7 9BG, UK

https://www.manorlodgeschool.com/

Meridian Primary School

Harbour Avenue, Comberton, Cambridge CB23 7DD, UK

https://www.meridianprimary.co.uk/

Holt Farm Junior School

Ashingdon Road, Rochford SS4 1RS, UK

http://www.hfjs.co.uk/home

The Tyrrells Primary School

Tavistock Road, Springfield, Chelmsford CM1 6JN, UK

https://www.tyrrellsprimary.com/

Fawcett Primary School

Trumpington, Cambridge CB2 9FS, UK

http://www.trumpingtonfederation.co.uk

Cromwell Academy

Parkway, Huntingdon PE29 6JA, UK

http://www.cromwellacademy.com

Coton Primary School

Whitwell Way, Coton, Cambridge CB23 7PW, UK

http://www.coton.cambs.sch.uk/website

Colville Primary School

Colville Road, Cambridge CB1 9EJ, UK

http://colvilleschool.co.uk/

Caldecote Primary School

Highfields Road, Highfields Caldecote, Cambridge CB23 7NX, UK

http://www.caldecoteprimaryschool.org.uk

Bancroft’s School

High Road, Woodford Green IG8 0RF, UK

https://www.bancrofts.org/

Ravenscote Junior School

Old Bisley Road, Frimley, Camberley GU16 9RE, UK

http://www.ravenscote.surrey.sch.uk

Brighton Steiner School

Roedean Road, Brighton BN2 5RA, UK

http://www.brightonsteinerschool.org.uk/

Reigate St Mary’s Prep and Choir School

Chart Lane, Reigate RH2 7RN, UK

https://www.reigatestmarys.org/

Stanwell Fields CE Primary School

Stanwell, Staines TW19 7DB, UK

http://www.stanwellfields.surrey.sch.uk/index.html

Whitchurch Primary School

Stanmore HA7 2EQ, UK

https://www.whitchurchprimary.harrow.sch.uk/

St Michael’s Prep School

Sevenoaks TN14 5RY, UK

http://www.stmichaels.kent.sch.uk/

Leleham Gap School

Newington, Ramsgate CT12 6FH, UK

https://www.laleham-gap.kent.sch.uk/

St James’ Senior Boys School (Vegetarian)

Stanwell, Ashford TW15 3DZ, UK

http://www.stjamesschools.co.uk/seniorboys

Langley Park School for Girls

Beckenham BR3 3BE, UK

http://www.lpgs.bromley.sch.uk/

King Edward VI School

Bury Saint Edmunds IP33 3BH, UK

https://www.king-ed.suffolk.sch.uk/

Dorothy Stringer School

Brighton BN1 6PZ, UK

https://public.dorothy-stringer.co.uk/ds/Pages/Home.aspx

The Amicus School

Fontwell, Arundel BN18 0SX, UK

https://www.theamicuscommunity.com/

Great Missenden C of E Combined School

Church Street, Great Missenden HP16 0AZ, UK

http://www.greatmissendenschool.co.uk/

St Andrew’s Church School

Northampton Street, Bath BA1 2SN, UK

http://www.standrewsprimarybath.com/

North Town Primary School

Taunton TA1 1DF, UK

https://www.northtownschool.org.uk/

Brannel School

Rectory Road, Saint Stephen, Saint Austell PL26 7RN, UK

https://www.brannel.com/

Bristol Grammar School

Bristol BS8 1SR, UK

https://www.bristolgrammarschool.co.uk/

Bassetts Farm Primary School

Exmouth EX8 4GB, UK

https://www.bassetts-farm.devon.sch.uk/

Aithrie School

Christ Church Road, Cheltenham GL50 2NY, UK

https://www.airthrie-school.co.uk/

Abbey View School

Tewkesbury GL20 5SW, UK

http://www.abbeyviewschool.co.uk/

The Brooke Weston Trust

Brooke Weston Trust Coomb Road Great Oakley Corby Northamptonshire NN18 8LA

https://www.brookewestontrust.org/

Oakham School

Oakham School, Market Place, Oakham, Rutland, UK

https://www.oakham.rutland.sch.uk/

Bolsover Church of England Junior School

Bolsover Church of England Junior School, Horsehead Lane, Bolsover, Chesterfield, UK

www.bolsover-jun.derbyshire.sch.uk

University of East Anglia

University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK

Edinburgh Council

Edinburgh Council, East Market Street, Edinburgh, UK

http://www.lismorecomprehensive.org.uk/

Lismore Comprehensive School Drumgask, Craigavon Co. Armagh BT65 5DU.

80 primary schools within the City of Edinburgh Council

High St, Edinburgh EH1 1RE, UK

Stanborough Primary School and Nursery

Stanborough Primary School and Nursery

Campsbourne School

Campsbourne School and Extended Services, Nightingale Lane, London, UK

Coldfall Primary School

Coldfall Primary School, Coldfall Avenue, London, UK

Langley Park School for Girls

Langley Park School for Girls, South Eden Park Road, Beckenham, UK

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Primary school case study

Great Missenden Church of England Combined School

Great Missenden started Meat Free Monday in order to teach children that cutting down on meat helps the environment and that it's not an essential part of the daily diet.
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Secondary school case study

Preston Manor All Through Co-operative Trust School

Preston Manor introduced Meat Free Monday in 2010. After more than a decade, with a desire to build on the programme’s positive impact on students, the school plans to continue the programme indefinitely.
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Explore our collection of lesson plans and accompanying materials which can be used to help engage students in Meat Free Monday!

Primary lesson plans

Students will learn the following:

  • That reducing one’s meat intake has a positive effect on people and planet
  • How to be more responsible global citizens
  • Where to find and how to prepare healthy meat free food

One Day a Week

Suggestions for presenting the MFM documentary short ‘One Day a Week’, including through discussion, writing, art and design, and a quiz.

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Meat Free Monday Rhyme

Children listen to a Meat Free Monday rhyme, which can be used to kick off the project and get them thinking.

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Let's Go Shopping!

Children go on a class trip to a local supermarket/community shop/farmers’ market where they find fruit, vegetables and other foods which can replace meat.

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Smoothie Bar

Children make simple, imaginative and nutritious drinks using fresh fruit and vegetables, fruit juice and plant-based milks and yoghurts.

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Alpha-Bites: Alphabetical Food Chart

Children familiarise themselves with meat free foods and study the different nutrition groups.

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Thinking About Animals

Children explore how humans’ feelings and needs are similar to those of other living beings.

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MFM Diary

Children keep a diary and write down their personal thoughts and opinions about Meat Free Monday.

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Poetry Comparison

Children compare two poems which promote contrasting views of meat free lifestyles. They go on to write their own poems.

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Time to Cook

Children learn to create and cook two simple meat free dips – guacamole and hummus.

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Meat Free Monday Through Music

Children use music to think about Meat Free Monday.

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Meat Free Monday Crossword

Children learn about the aims of Meat Free Monday through an interesting and challenging crossword puzzle.

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MFM Primary Lesson Plans - Full Pack

All the above lesson plans and accompanying materials in one handy downloadable PDF file!

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Secondary lesson plans

Students will learn the following:

  • That reducing one’s meat intake has a positive effect on people and planet
  • How to be more responsible global citizens
  • Where to find and how to prepare healthy meat free food

Measuring Meat Free Monday

A series of mathematical activities involving proportion and conversion between different units of measure. These introduce MFM and, by working through the relevant calculations, encourage students to explore the facts in the MFM documentary short ‘One Day a Week’ for themselves.

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Meat Free Monday Rhyme

Students listen to a Meat Free Monday rhyme, which can be used to kick off the project and get them thinking.

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The Restaurant

Students research, plan, design and market their very own meat free restaurant through an engaging social enterprise project.

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Feed the World

With the world’s population increasing by the day, students explore how our resources can best be used to ensure that everyone is fed.

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Meat on Trial

“Meat” is put on trial. Divided into the prosecution and the defence, students research the health implications of eating meat and the advantages of a meat free diet. The jury must decide!

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How Burgers Are Damaging the World

Students explore the environmental impact of the meat industry through a quiz and create an informational leaflet for the public.

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Meet Your Meat

Students explore how humans’ feelings and needs are similar to those of other living beings, describe how animals confined to factory farms and transported to slaughterhouses might feel and debate whether humans can justify eating other animals.

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A Future Without Fish

Students learn why fish should be avoided on Meat Free Mondays, by exploring the environmental impact of commercial fishing and aquaculture.

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Food From Around the World

Students explore how certain foods are grown and processed around the world and follow this up by preparing two simple global dishes – cinque e cinque and guacamole – in an engaging workshop.

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Meat Free Monday Through Music

Students use music to express their thoughts about Meat Free Monday.

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Meat Free Monday Crossword

Students learn about the aims of Meat Free Monday through an interesting and challenging crossword puzzle. They go on to create their own crosswords using spreadsheets.

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MFM Secondary Lesson Plans - Full Pack

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* GUEST RESOURCE * Meat Free Monday: The Kitchen Samba

Created by Keir Crawley, Head of Performing Arts at Preston Manor All Through Co-operative Trust School, this is an exciting four-lesson unit which aims to develop Year 6 and 7 students’ understanding of rhythm, ostinato and syncopation using Samba – and all within the context of Meat Free Monday. The unit explores the basic patterns found in Samba music and develops them using items found in a typical kitchen: sieves, whisks, baking trays, dustbins, cutlery and blenders!

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Student work

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