• Alberta
  • Secondary

Ted Harrison School

TheKilowattAuers

  • 12 Challenges Completed
  • 5 Challenges not completed

A Green-Powered Canada

Completed

Buckle Up

Completed

Description

Option 1: We made a smart-mobility poster!

Do You Really Need It?

Completed

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Students chose to give up a "Want" for the day!

Get Growing

Completed

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We grew plants from seed to study the needs of plants at each stage of their life cycle.

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How Big Are Your Carbon Feet?

Completed

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Calculated our Carbon Footprints and then compared them to the world average. Next, we analyzed why ours is more (or less!) than the world average, and what we could do to reduce.

Limited Edition: Game Time!

Completed

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Option 1 worksheet & virtual charades

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One Hour No Power

Completed

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Over 1 week, students logged their time without power at home, hopefully reaching 15hrs total!

The Phantom of the Classroom

Completed

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Being an online classroom, this activity focused more on finding phantom energy *at home*.

Tips and Tricks

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We did Option 2, and created an online "Padlet" to brainstorm and share tips and tricks to save energy! https://padlet.com/mmauer1/vwsj5ul8i9c4s3wp

Video Challenge

Completed

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2 students in the class chose to make two PSA's about saving energy!

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Water Works

Completed

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Took the weekend to monitor usage on a Saturday, and then compared it to a water-saving day on the Sunday by calculating the difference!

What’s For Lunch?

Completed

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Recipe cards!

Community Connections

Incomplete

Round and Round it Goes

Incomplete

Story Time

Incomplete

Take-Home

Incomplete

What’s Old is New Again

Incomplete

Energy savings by the numbers

water_works 118,468 Litres of water conserved
hour_no_power 3,273 Hours of no power
take_home 25,944 Items Kept from Landfill