• Ontario
  • Elementary

Victoria Cross PS

Renewable Redline Reducers.

“Reducing our human footprint, one step at a time.”

  • 4 Challenges Completed
  • 13 Challenges not completed

Buckle Up

Completed

Description

The students researched methods of transportation and explained how they could be used in the future to be more environmentally friendly for our planet.

Get Growing

Completed

Description

The students discussed what it takes to grow plants and a "Get Growing" group was formed to plant a variety of seeds and take care of them in the classroom. We discussed the importance of growing our own herbs and vegetables to support buying local to reduce the energy used to transport food to our homes.

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How Big Are Your Carbon Feet?

Completed

Description

We have been discussing how to be a global citizen. The Grade 7 students watched a video on reducing your ecological footprint. They then looked up an energy fact and made a pledge to help reduce their carbon footprint.

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What’s Old is New Again

Completed

Description

Students were asked to look through items at their home that could be repurposed to create a new usage. Students created 'toys' that they could use out of items that would normally be recycled.

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A Green-Powered Canada

Incomplete

Community Connections

Incomplete

Do You Really Need It?

Incomplete

Limited Edition: Game Time!

Incomplete

One Hour No Power

Incomplete

Round and Round it Goes

Incomplete

Story Time

Incomplete

Take-Home

Incomplete

The Phantom of the Classroom

Incomplete

Tips and Tricks

Incomplete

Video Challenge

Incomplete

Water Works

Incomplete

What’s For Lunch?

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