• Alberta
  • Elementary

Sweet Grass

Sweet Grass Spanish 3/4

“Unplugged and BEYOND”

  • 6 Challenges Completed
  • 11 Challenges not completed

Do You Really Need It?

Completed

Description

We discussed needs vs wants in several areas of our life. Then we honed in on products that use energy. Students completed the assigned page at home during Spring Break. This activity is a good one to revisit in different seasons and situations (weekend vs weekday).

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Get Growing

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We made living necklaces, planted seeds to make Mr. and Mrs. Sproutheads, and are growing corn, beans, peas, tomatoes, radishes. We will later grow some flowers. We will transplant these into our new garden bed at school later this year and/or take home (depending on plants).

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Limited Edition: Game Time!

Completed

Description

We brainstormed ways we waste food, and ways we can reduce food waste. We watched videos as well to learn more strategies.

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One Hour No Power

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Description

We turned off the lights for anywere between 1-6 hours in a school day! We did things outdoors, like PE and recess). Indoors we did classes as usual, clubs (crochet), art.

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Tips and Tricks

Completed

Description

We discussed ways to conserve water. Students made posters.

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What’s Old is New Again

Completed

Description

We collected materials from our recycle bins. We then painted, cut, glued them to make art!

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Water Works

Incomplete

A Green-Powered Canada

Incomplete

Buckle Up

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Community Connections

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How Big Are Your Carbon Feet?

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Round and Round it Goes

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Story Time

Incomplete

Take-Home

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The Phantom of the Classroom

Incomplete

Video Challenge

Incomplete

What’s For Lunch?

Incomplete

Energy savings by the numbers

water_works 103,907 Litres of water conserved
hour_no_power 2,480 Hours of no power
take_home 20,050 Items Kept from Landfill