• Alberta
  • Elementary

St. Nicholas Catholic School

4L 2020-2021

  • 6 Challenges Completed
  • 11 Challenges not completed

A Green-Powered Canada

Completed

Description

Two students used the websites provided and their own research to look up various forms of renewable energy. They created a Google Slides presentation which they shared with the class.

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How Big Are Your Carbon Feet?

Completed

Description

We watched videos from the lesson and others that were found on YouTube to explore what carbon footprint meant. Then students used a carbon footprint calculator to figure out their carbon footprint. Finally, students write down ideas on the foot template for how they could reduce their carbon footprint.

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Limited Edition: Game Time!

Completed

Description

We looked at the websites from the challenge and watched some of the short videos on the websites in order to learn about food waste and ways to reduce it. We brainstormed a list for both of the categories on the worksheet and students wrote down 4 of them for each. We had a few minutes left so a couple of students acted out the charades.

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The Phantom of the Classroom

Completed

Description

Two students drew a map of the classroom and showed things that use power. They shared with the class things that we might not think of and areas where "phantom power" is present.

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Water Works

Completed

Description

Two students did this challenge as their project. They calculated their water use for one day and then the second day and figured out the water saved. Both calculated that they saved about 7L so a total of 14L.

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What’s For Lunch?

Completed

Description

Option 1 - Students made hamburgers that used only local (to Sherwood Park or Alberta) ingredients.

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Buckle Up

Incomplete

Community Connections

Incomplete

Do You Really Need It?

Incomplete

Get Growing

Incomplete

One Hour No Power

Incomplete

Round and Round it Goes

Incomplete

Story Time

Incomplete

Take-Home

Incomplete

Tips and Tricks

Incomplete

Video Challenge

Incomplete

What’s Old is New Again

Incomplete

Energy savings by the numbers

water_works 28,843 Litres of water conserved
hour_no_power 856 Hours of no power
take_home 6,270 Items Kept from Landfill