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Chromatography Investigation
Posted by Corbridge Middle School, United Kingdom on 29 January 2019

As part of our planned fashion show which will happen in the summer term we talked about dyes and how they might affect the environment.

We used coloured pens and chromatography paper to see which colours are mixed for each pen. We cut the paper into short strips and placed a coloured dot of ink ne

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Growing own food
Posted on 23 January 2019
Another visit from Northumbrian Water!
Posted on 11 December 2018
Global connections
Posted on 10 December 2018
Family water survey
Posted on 29 November 2018
Water walkway
Posted on 14 November 2018
Making a spash!
Posted on 17 October 2018
Water Explorers are going to the National Science Competition Finals 2019
Posted on 5 October 2018
Filtering Water Experiment
Posted on 28 September 2018
Having fun filtering the mud solution
Our UK National Celebration Event 2018
Posted by The Water Explorer Team on 25 September 2018
Team of the Week Goes to Torwood House!
Posted on 10 July 2018
Drenched or dry
Posted on 10 July 2018
Buoyancy - Whatever floats your boat
Posted on 3 July 2018
Garden goodness
Posted on 3 July 2018
A wave of Water Festivals!
Posted on 28 June 2018
Garden
Posted on 27 June 2018
Dyeing to save the aquatic environment
Posted on 21 June 2018
Spreading the message
Posted on 18 June 2018
Meeting the mayor
Friends across the world
Posted on 14 June 2018
our work
Redfield
Has Attachment
Posted on 13 June 2018

Opportunities
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 schools@waterexplorer.org 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 

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