|2023 has been an exciting year for the Homeroom community! Our Earth Rangers Clubs program re-launched (and the number of clubs is growing fast!), educators from across the country took our popular
Eco-Anxiety to Eco-Action Micro Credential, and classes contributed to positive eco-action through loads of fun activities and contests! Below, you will find a round up of some of our favourite activities of the year.
For all Grade 6-12 teachers, don’t miss out on Samsung Canada’s exciting “Solve for Tomorrow” contest and the chance to win $50,000 for your school! Read below for more details!
Ways to Protect the Planet Game – Each team puts their knowledge of actions that can be taken to protect the planet to the test! Which team will come out on top?
Off We Go – This game demonstrates the positive effects of conservation on habitat loss and fragmentation through paper airplanes. Who will make it to their final destination?
What a Peculiar Animal! Students learn about animal adaptations and design their own peculiar animal. Need inspiration? Check out some Peculiar Animals created by students across the country.
Where is your t-shirt from? Students brainstorm solutions to reduce our environmental impact using at the example of clothes as a starting point.
Inspiring Eco-Action through Storytelling – Inspired by real-life stories, students see that it is possible to make a difference and will begin by sharing messages of hope with others.
This year, Canadian Grades 6 to 12 classes* are invited to submit proposals, with the help of their teachers, for creative, technology-based solutions that address environmental challenges. Your class could with the grand prize of $50,000 and the title “The School for Tomorrow”!
Second and third prize are $10,000 each. The five finalists have the chance to with $5,000 worth of Samsung technology for their schools.
Contest submissions are open now until January 31st, 2024.
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Did you know that Earth Rangers has a whole site dedicated to ready-to-use resources for educators? This activity and many more can be found on Earth Rangers Homeroom!
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The next session of Earth Rangers popular Eco-Anxiety to Eco-Action Micro-credential runs from Jan 22nd to Feb 5th 2024.
This 5-week online course guides educators in developing strategies to help students transform eco-anxiety into positive action.
For more information or to sign up, click [here]
To inquire about group discounts, student rates, financial assistance contact Stephanie Doyle at firstname.lastname@example.org
ARTISTIC ACTIVITY: Make your own indoor tree! (Earth Rangers)
ARTISTIC ACTIVITY: Twiggy Tree Art (Earth Rangers)
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|We would like to wish you a safe and healthy holiday season! We are looking forward to a new year filled with eco-action and are looking forward to seeing all that the Homeroom community can accomplish together.
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