Modules

  • 3 Lessons

    Earth Waters Our Lives

    This module introduces the learners to the most important resource available to us - Water. Without this resource, life as we know it will cease to exist. It rejuvenates, replenishes and upholds the systems that maintain our ecosystem functioning and livelihood. 
    This module brings learners into this world through practical activities whereby they explore the importance of sustaining our water resources as well as some of the consequences of poor management. But most of all, this module teaches us to value water as a resource. 

  • 3 Lessons

    Me, You and Water

    A relevant and personal learning journey focusing on our own water consumption and associated impacts on the environment. Learners undergo a personal waste audit and heavily assess household items which have an impact on the quality of water. 

    Water will always be the most precious natural resource, and understanding it to the fullest goes a long way!

  • 3 Lessons

    Precious Water

    Learners begin applying their basic knowledge of water into practical activities and experiments which engage them in the finer details and importance of water. They explore pH levels and the word of water quality testing as well as learn about why our planet is called the Water Planet.  

  • 4 Lessons

    School Water Eco-Audit

    This module challenges the learners to conduct a School Water Eco-Audit. This process involves a scientific approach to collecting, analysing and presenting key data and recommendations to school management with the challenge of better managing the school's water consumption. 
    Relevant and exciting, this project poses just the challenge needed for future generations. 

  • 3 Lessons

    Sensing Water

    The young learners in this module use their senses to learn practically about water and its vital importance to us and our livelihoods.
    Through practical and creative avenues, learners gain a well rounded outlook and appreciation on water.  

  • 4 Lessons

    The Power of Water

    Water is an exceptionally finite resource which will become scarcer with the growth of the human population. We are required to develop innovative solutions for environmental challenges that relate to water consumption and conservation. This module looks at the fundamentals of water and some of the key and pressing challenges we are set to face as a global population. 
    This module involves creative and design thinking in its approach to learning more about water broadly. 

  • 3 Lessons

    Why Love Water

    This module is centred around an exploration of water and the wonders it has for our entire ecosystem. Learners gain an appreciation for water and begin piecing together the dots of our water use and why we must value this precious resource. 
    Through practical learning and experiments, learners grasp the importance of the most vital resource available to us. 

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