Learning Activities

Personal & Social Education
The importance of nature's ecological services
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This activity enables students to understand the importance of ecological services the natural environment provides and the need to preserve it.

Developing an Information Leaflet
Developing an Information Leaflet
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This activity brings together different elements of the curriculum to produce an information leaflet.

Animal Features
Animal Features
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Why Do We Need Wetlands?
Why Do We Need Wetlands?
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This game demonstrates the importance of wetlands and the need for their conservation.

Personal & Social Education
Personal & Social Education
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This activity enables students to understand the importance of ecological services the natural environment provides and the need to preserve it.

The Greenhouse Effect Game
The Greenhouse Effect Game
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This game demonstrates the greenhouse effect by showing how carbon dioxide in the atmosphere traps some of the sun's heat, insulates the Earth and allows life to survive.

Which Country Does This Come From?
Which Country Does This Come From?
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This activity will show you where in the world our clothes, food and other things come from.

Valuing Nature
Valuing Nature
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This exercise introduces different value systems and ecosystem services.

Changes in My Community
Changes in My Community
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This exercise challenges students to learn about historic changes in their own communities by asking older community members about changes within their lifetime and them mapping the results.

Laws And Regulations For Sustainable Living
Laws And Regulations For Sustainable Living
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An activity to get children thinking about environmental legislation.

Energy Saving cartoons
Energy Saving cartoons
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Design cartoons that illustrate energy-saving ideas or subjects related to energy use.

Saving Energy At Home
Saving Energy At Home
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How do your students use energy in their homes?

An Energy Free Day
An Energy Free Day
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This activity is designed to get students to think about not using non-renewable resources for one day.

A Species Investigation
A Species Investigation
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A study investigation for students to learn more about the species in their area.

Biodiversity Poetry
Biodiversity Poetry
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What is biodiversity? What does biodiversity mean to the students in your class?

A Play About the Arrival of Humans on the Steppe
A Play About the Arrival of Humans on the Steppe
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This activity gets students to think about the impact of the arrival of the first humans on the steppes.

Habitat Web
Habitat Web
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This activity gets students to think about the larger scale impacts of human activities.

Nature Links
Nature Links
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This activity explores the different types of links found in nature.

What Happens to Rubbish Produced at Home?
What Happens to Rubbish Produced at Home?
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This activity encourages students to think about recycling and ways of reducing waste.

Water and Wildlife
Water and Wildlife
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This activity introduces the idea of competition between the needs of wildlife and humans.

Household Water Consumption Investigation
Household Water Consumption Investigation
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This activity encourages students to consider their own water consumption and the water consumption of their household.

A Local Development Investigation
A Local Development Investigation
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These activities encourage students to consider the impacts of development and explore the concept of sustainable development.

What Affects Saiga Numbers
What Affects Saiga Numbers
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An activity that encourages students to discuss what factors affect saiga numbers and how saiga can be conserved.