• New Brunswick
  • Secondary

Harry Miller Middle School

8 W2021

  • 4 Challenges Completed
  • 13 Challenges not completed

Get Growing

Completed

Description

Students watched videos and completed an assignment on the process of photosynthesis. As a whole class, we researched and discussed carbon offsetting, Students planted marigold seeds in recycled containers. The flowers will be planted at the front of the school when the risk of frost is over. They also planted bean seeds in mason jars so they could see them germinate. Photographs are attached

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How Big Are Your Carbon Feet?

Completed

Description

Students researched the meaning of "carbon footprint" and calculated their own footprint using an online calculator. They followed up writing ways to reduce their carbon footprints on a human footprint and displaying them on a bulletin board in the hall. Samples are attached.

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Limited Edition: Game Time!

Completed

Description

Students viewed the online video about food waste in Canada and participated in a class discussion about the energy that is needed to produce, transport and store food and that when food is wasted, that energy is wasted too. Then, they brainstormed ways to reduce food wasted and completed the food waste worksheet. Samples of completed worksheets are attached.

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What’s For Lunch?

Completed

Description

Students watched videos and completed an assignment on the process of photosynthesis. As a whole class, we researched and discussed carbon offsetting, Students planted marigold seeds in recycled containers. The flowers will be planted at the front of the school when the risk of frost is over. They also planted bean seeds in mason jars so they could see them germinate. Photographs are attached

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A Green-Powered Canada

Incomplete

Buckle Up

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Community Connections

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Do You Really Need It?

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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 Old is New Again

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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