• Manitoba
  • Secondary

Ecole Waterford Springs School

Waterford Jr. Highs

  • 4 Challenges Completed
  • 13 Challenges not completed

A Green-Powered Canada

Completed

Description

We talked about non-renewable and renewable energy sources. Then we spent time researching them. We separated into 2 groups and had a full class debate about renewable vs. non-renewable energy sources.

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Buckle Up

Completed

Description

We began by discussing different modes of transportation and determined which ones we use most often. Then we discussed which modes of transportation are better for the environment and why. Each group either created a presentation, skit or poster discussing to share why we should use eco-friendly modes of transportation.

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Do You Really Need It?

Completed

Description

We researched and discussed our needs and wants. Then we specified which of them use energy. We discussed which energy related needs and wants we could challenge ourselves to give up, keeping in mind the things we use more often would be more challenging to give up.

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How Big Are Your Carbon Feet?

Completed

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We started by calculating our carbon footprints using an online calculator. We then had a class discussion on ways to reduce your carbon footprint. Using all of that information, everyone set personal goals to reduce their carbon footprints.

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Community Connections

Incomplete

Get Growing

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Limited Edition: Game Time!

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One Hour No Power

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Round and Round it Goes

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Story Time

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Take-Home

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The Phantom of the Classroom

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Tips and Tricks

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Video Challenge

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Water Works

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What’s For Lunch?

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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