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Take on the Sky Rainforest Rescue Schools Challenge!

Learn how you and your school can help save the rainforests with our fantastic, free online programme for primary and secondary schools across the UK and Ireland (pupils aged 8-14).

Choose from 3 fascinating challenge topics: the Food We Eat, Stuff We Buy and Energy We Use and then carry out simple tasks to help your school learn about the rainforest and how to protect the environment.

With brilliant curriculum-based resources, students learn about the rainforest across a range of subject areas including geography, citizenship, science, numeracy and PSHE building valuable life skills including creativity, communication and teamwork.

There are great prizes on offer including the opportunity to win £1,000 (€1,250) for your school and make a short film about the rainforest. 

See last year’s results and environmental impacts

Register today to set up your Challenge Team! 

News Stories

Rainforest Gazette

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Register your school today and help protect the world’s rainforests!

Points mean Prizes

As you move through the Challenge, your team will accumulate points.

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Looking for a way to bring citizenship, science and geography alive?

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Competition Winners Announced!

After months of hard work by hundreds of school students committed to saving the rainforest, the Sky Rainforest Rescue Schools Challenge finally came to a close on Friday 14th June.

We received a huge number of entries from schools across the UK, the standard of which was extremely high. Last week our expert judges chose the winning teams so we are delighted to announce who they are.

Grand Prize Winners

We are delighted to announce the Grand Prize winning team is The Rhymney Jaguars from Rhymney Comprehensive School in

Teams Taking Action

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Team of the Month

Form 4 Savers

Challenge: Stuff We Buy

Form 4 Savers Photograph

It's our absolute pleasure to announce our new Team of the Month - Form 4 Savers from Maldon Court Preparatory School. The team, led by their teacher Miss Burke has shown great enthusiasm and we were particularly impressed with the interest the team has shown in the topics, their efforts in taking on a second challenge, creating family top tip guides and sharing messages with lots of different people. Well done to you all!

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Could you be our next Team of the Month?

Grand prize winners film

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The 2011/12 Grand Prize winners of the Sky Rainforest Rescue Schools Challenge were the students from St Marks C.E Primary School in Wigan. Click below to watch the the rainforest news story they made at the Sky Skills Studio as part of their Grand Prize.

Our Top Teams

The top scoring teams of explorers over the last month.

P5W Food Fact Finders

P5W Food Fact Finders

300 Points
(2140 Total Points)
The Roosters

The Roosters

200 Points
(200 Total Points)
Fireflies

Fireflies

10 Points
(220 Total Points)

What schools are saying

The Challenge is a very effective tool for learning. The way it fits with the curriculum was spot on, and was an enhancement to what we were already doing." 

Mr Wood, Ashbridge Independent School

 
"It is very easy to make small changes that make a big difference to our planet."  Daniel, The Radleys Primary School
 

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Global Action Plan
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World Wide Fund for Nature