School Air Audit

This module involves active research and development from its participants as they are responsible for conducting an air audit on their school. Through this activity, learners will be exposed to a variety of factors relating to air quality and its impact on our health. 

The module ends with the solution-ideas being pitched to school management - a catalyst for learner-centered solutions. 

What’s included in this module?

Teacher resources4 x lesson plans
1 x presentation
1 x teacher’s notes
1 x exemplar
3 x worksheet answers
1 x facilitator guide
Learner resources4 x worksheets
1 x checklist
1 x reflection worksheet
1 x interview questions
1 x infographic
1 x case study article
Projects – experimentsSchool Air Eco-Audit

Module key questions

  • How does our school compare to other schools around the world in terms of air quality?
  • Why is air quality important, and why is monitoring it important?
  • Where on campus is air quality the best?
  • Where is it the worst? What can we do collectively to improve air quality on campus?

Module alignments

Grade | Ages Grade 10-11 | 15-17 years
Term n/a
CAPS subject No specific alignments
Subject strandAir quality and human health
Sub-topicsHuman impact on the environment
Pollutants and air pollution

This Module includes:

  • Aligned content: This content is aligned with: Curriculum Assessment Policy Statements (CAPS) and the Independent Examinations Board (IEB). A key aspect of these modules is their flexibility and customisation across curricula, such as Cambridge and Steiner/Waldorf Education.
  • A range of teaching strategies, skills and knowledge: The flow of the module has been structured using Project Based Learning and Design Thinking frameworks. A variety of pedagogical approaches are present between and within each lesson. Learners are challenged theoretically and practically through project and problem-based inquiry of real-world issues.
  • Sustainable development goals: Each lesson is aligned with an appropriate United Nations Sustainable Development Goal(s).
Not Enrolled

Module Includes

  • 4 Lessons

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