Natural resources

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This unit for Key Stage 3 (ages 11-14) provides a series of lessons, activities and associated materials focusing on natural resources.

Earth Entrepreneurs

Earth Entrepreneurs

Primary teacher Stella Astill explains how her class have been exploring global and ‘eco’ issues, and have raised funds for good causes.

One Planet City: what makes a brilliant city?

This resource helps schools benefit from lessons learned during one city’s journey towards sustainability. It brings to life the concept of ‘people living happy, healthy lives within the natural limits of the planet’ through fun activities

Lo que nuestra nevera esconde

Global Express is a teaching resource from Oxfam Intermón (Spain) which explores different global themes. This particular issue explores how the global food system works, and how we can change our consumption habits.

Global denken – anders essen

Teaching pack in German around the theme of food and nutrition (title translates as ‘Think globally, eat differently’). Website includes details of pack and useful links on the theme.

Plastics Challenge

A STEM and enterprise challenge from Practical Action for pupils aged 7-14 years, challenging them to develop solutions to the problems caused by plastic waste globally. The challenge offers a wealth of practical science investigations, including making bio-plastic and ideas for designing and making quality products that reuse plastics.