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points earned by our 576 teams

School of the Month: will you be our next winner?
Posted by Water Explorer Team on 31 March 2015

Springfield School in Portsmouth were the UK School of the Month winners in February and won a digital camera and 500 bonus points for their efforts!


Each month we assess teams progress in six key areas to see who is going to be winning school of the month:


  1. Points earned
  2. Surveys
New Exploration Guide Available
Posted by Water Explorer Team on 30 March 2015
Posted on 27 March 2015
Water Explorer and the TES
Posted by Water Explorer Team on 26 March 2015
Acknowledging our Water Explorer Teams
Posted by Water Explorer Team on 26 March 2015
Paper Problems
Posted on 12 March 2015
School of the Month is awarded to....
Posted by Water Explorer Team on 6 March 2015
Our first assembly based on global mission dossier
Posted on 4 March 2015
Preparing for our first Water Explorer assembly
Meat vs Vegetarian
Posted on 4 March 2015
Just a few of our surveys!
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Completing Challenges will help you climb the Water Explorer leaderboard. In addition, your project work can be used to support CREST and Eco-Schools Awards.

CREST Award (British Science Association)
Each year, over 32,000 CREST Awards are undertaken by 11-to-19-year-olds, giving them opportunities to explore real-world science, technology, engineering and maths projects in an exciting way.

Use Water Explorer Challenges as a basis for a CREST Bronze Award. To get the Award, you’ll need to spend at least 10 hours on your project. Find out more about CREST Bronze Award here.

Eco-Schools Award
Tackle Water Explorer Challenges and gather evidence to apply for an Eco-Schools Award. Challenges address several Eco-School topics including Water, Waste, Biodiversity and Global Citizenship. Take the plunge and go for your Green Flag Award! Find out more about Eco-Schools England here.

Contact the Water Explorer team through [email protected] with any questions on how Water Explorer can help you achieve sustainability success.

Local Partner Global Action Plan

Global Action Plan UK (GAP UK) is an environmental behaviour change charity that has been helping people to adopt more sustainable lifestyles for over 20 years. GAP UK works with schools, communities and businesses to develop and deliver programmes that change behaviours. 

GAP UK led the design of the global WaterExplorer programme and is coordinating its delivery across the 11 countries. You can find out more about us at www.globalactionplan.org.uk 

Water Explorer is a Global Action Plan initiative
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