• Newfoundland
  • Elementary

St. Edward's

2Peach

  • 9 Challenges Completed
  • 7 Challenges not completed

Buckle Up

Completed

Description

Students brainstormed different types of transportation. Then we had a discussion regarding energy efficient transportation. Students created a poster to promote energy efficient transportation.

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Do You Really Need It?

Completed

Description

Students brainstormed wants and needs. We then watched a video do extend the discussion. Students made a collage of wants and needs.

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Get Growing

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Students took part in the tomatosphere project where they examined tomato seeds and then planted their own seeds to watch grow and care for. Students then learned about carbon offsets and the act of photosynthesis.

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How Big Are Your Carbon Feet?

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Description

We watched a video on how big is your carbon footprint and discussed it’s meaning. Students created a footprint showing how they could reduce their carbon footprint and we made a collage.

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One Hour No Power

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Description

Students were given the weekend challenge of spending an hour without power and reporting back what they did for that hour.

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Story Time

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Description

We discussed everything we have learned about protecting the environment this year. Students then wrote a letter to their future selves about ways to protect the environment.

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Tips and Tricks

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Description

Students chose one tip for saving energy and created a poster. We placed the posters around the school to educate others.

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Water Works

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Description

As a class we discussed daily water usage. Students recorded how much water they used in a day. We then talked about how to reduce water usage and then recorded their usage the next day.

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What’s Old is New Again

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As a class we discussed recycling and reusing of materials. Students brought in recycling and created something new ( toys, musical instrument, binoculars…)with them.

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A Green-Powered Canada

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Community Connections

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Game Time!

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Take-Home

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The Phantom of the Classroom

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Video Challenge

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What’s For Lunch?

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Energy savings by the numbers

water_works 138,460 Litres of water conserved
hour_no_power 2,653 Hours of no power
take_home 107,182 Items Kept from Landfill