Shout 4, Challenge 3: Preserving Forests

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Description

Use Microsoft's Carbon Footprint calculator to measure your school's carbon footprint, brainstorm ways to make its footprint smaller, and track your school's progress. Collaborate with other schools to organize a joint carbon footprint project.


Task

Use Microsoft's Carbon Footprint calculator (note this link is to measurement in UK £) to measure your school's carbon footprint. Research practical steps your school can take to make it smaller. Use Microsoft Excel to create a spreadsheet for a carbon footprint tracker to record your school's progress. You can post your tracker to the Shout 4 Sustain folder. Organize a joint Carbon Footprint global project with other schools participating in the Shout program! Use and publish a presentation that showcases your global project ideas to the Shout Global Classroom.


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