Tag Archives: Pollution

Images of Plastic Pollution

Plastic pollution – particularly in the oceans – has become a major issue of modern times. I recently discovered an excellent web site that contains a series of thought provoking images that could be used to raise awareness of plastic … Continue reading

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Geo Lists for the Classroom

I really like an interesting ‘geo – list’, always good value for Lesson starters, class questions, and content for schemes of work. Here are a couple of gems I have come across recently. Firstly, is a list of the countries … Continue reading

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Plastics In The Oceans

A number of excellent recent TV documentaries have helped to raise public awareness of the problem of plastics in our oceans. Any teachers confronting this issue in their classrooms may want to make use of the excellent visuals and data … Continue reading

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Join In With The New Craze Of ‘Plogging’

On a recent trip to Iceland, I learnt of a new outdoor activity – ‘plogging’. This is a new exercise trend which combines jogging with picking up litter. The activity has been promoted by the President himself, who has been … Continue reading

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Global Carbon Footprint Infographic

This is a great infographic to use in lessons or as part of classroom display. It is sourced from the following web site, where you can also find some notes of explanation: http://www.core77.com

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Plastic Bags, Rwanda, and Community Action

A number of recent articles in the press have highlighted the fact that there has been a massive reduction in the use of plastic bags since a charge for their use was introduced. To put some numbers to this, the … Continue reading

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