• Newfoundland
  • Elementary

Anthony Paddon

4/5 Dewling

  • 16 Challenges Completed
  • 1 Challenges not completed

A Green-Powered Canada

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Students researched different types of green power in Canada. They then completed the worksheet that was attached and then created a picture to go along with it.

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Buckle Up

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Students researched future potential transportation modes. After they brainstormed, they came together and created one big poster in which they shared with the rest of the class.

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Community Connections

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Students research different energy-related initiatives that they could start in our community. They created a group and wrote a proposal that they presented to the principal. Their first task is to talk to each class about the importance of taking care of the environment and then set up each class with an area around the school to clean up.

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Do You Really Need It?

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Students took this challange at home. They had to give up an item. They also seen what they have and what they actually need.

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Get Growing

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As a class we have started a garden, which will be transplanted later in the spring into the school garden. Some of our seeds such as peppers we started from good scraps.

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How Big Are Your Carbon Feet?

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We talked about carbon foot print in the world. Students researched about the carbon foot print in Canada. Then created a poster on what they learned to share with the school.

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Limited Edition: Game Time!

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We talked about food wastage as a class. Students then took time to research about food wastage and then created a board game.

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One Hour No Power

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For this challenge we turned off the lights in our classroom for 17 hours.

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Round and Round it Goes

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Students looked at what circular economy is. They then created a poster.

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Story Time

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Students created story about environmental issues that they shared with the class. With covid restrictions they were unable to share them with the rest of the school.

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Take-Home

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Sent this sheet home and they pasted it back in. Through this activity students have started collecting old coffee cups to use as plant starters.

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The Phantom of the Classroom

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The kids went around the school and then made a map. They went into each room to find out all the areas where there is phantom power.

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Tips and Tricks

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For this challenge we created many signs, as well as a display in the main entrance of the school.

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Water Works

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We talked about water conservation as a class. Then took a survey on day one of how much water we have used. The next day at the same time we took the survey again.

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What’s For Lunch?

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Students looked at foods that can be found in our local farms. Also found our local farms on google maps. Then wrote a recipe for a Sunday cooked dinner.

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What’s Old is New Again

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Our Administration is making the school brunch, so we recycled cereal boxes and made them into placemats to be used for brunch. Students cut, weaved then panted the placemats.

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Video Challenge

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