• Alberta
  • Elementary

st nicholas catholic

4R Gang

  • 5 Challenges Completed
  • 11 Challenges not completed

Community Connections

Completed

Description

Students created posters to be placed around the school and they shared facts about Earth day during the school's daily announcements. Their goal is to inform their school mates that the school would be participating in a one day shoe drive to share ways of keeping shoes out of the landfill and into the hands of people that need them is an important action that we can all do this Earth Day.

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Do You Really Need It?

Completed

Description

After watching a video on needs and wants and then brainstorming in partners what are their needs and wants. Later as a class we completed an activity of talking about our limited resources on our Earth and ways we can support our Earth by giving up a want for a day.

Get Growing

Completed

Description

Our class planted Wisconsin Fast plants and nurtured & journaled about the plants throughout their life cycle.

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How Big Are Your Carbon Feet?

Completed

Description

As a class, we watched two videos about how to reduce our carbon footprint. Then we completed individually a carbon footprint survey to colour in the rings to estimate the relative size of their family's carbon footprint. Lastly we created message footprints to display in the school to tell others of ways to reduce our carbon footprint.

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Take-Home

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Description

Students watched variety of videos about ways to reduce waste in our world. We discussed the importance of reducing, reusing & recycling. We also discussed a variety of ways to reduce amount of single use items. Students completed the Take home sheets so they could share their learning with their families and think of ways to reduce and reuse items in their home.

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A Green-Powered Canada

Incomplete

Buckle Up

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Game Time!

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One Hour No Power

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Story Time

Incomplete

The Phantom of the Classroom

Incomplete

Tips and Tricks

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Video Challenge

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Water Works

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What’s For Lunch?

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What’s Old is New Again

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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