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Posted by Monkspath j+I school 2, United Kingdom on 10 December 2018
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We had a stall at the Christmas Fair where we sold things we had made. We used old school uniform to make owl decorations and Rudolph’s with lollipop noses from scrap paper(SDG 12). We researched the journey our food makes and how much water is used in its production. Using Fairtrade ingredients we made gingerbread and we sold our cookbook that we hade made last year with a school in Malta .We decided to raise money for Water Aid. We raised £56  which we think is amazing as everything was 20p. 



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.

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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 

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