Lessons from the Amazon rainforest

Photo: Photo provided by Marsha-Lynne Murdokc

St. Patrick's High School teacher and students - Meggan Devlin-Lepage, Marsha-Lynne Murdock, Shayna Quessy, Christina Woolman and Gloria Simard - with (centre) Janeth, Jennifer, Nadia and Johanna, members of the Sacha Muyo Artisan Group, in front of the chosa they helped build in Mondaña, a remote Ecuador village in the Amazon rainforest.

This past summer, four St. Patrick's High School students and their teacher took part in a trip to the heart of the Amazon jungle. This life-changing experience has led St. Pat's to "adopt" the Ecuador village of Mondaña.