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  • Social Studies
  • Middle School
Activities on how to raise students awareness of how they can make sustainable decisions in their everyday lives.
Climate Choices - Children's Voices is aimed at teachers of children aged 9-11 years who want to help children begin to understand the challenging...
This renewable energy wordsearch comes complete with an answer sheet.
  • Social Studies
  • High School
A hands on activity where students look at the 6Rs of sustainability, recycle, reduce, reuse, refuse, repair, rethink; what their definitions are and...
Practical Action
Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Students look at the environmental impact of a product during it's life cycle. Includes a student worksheet for life-cycle analysis that is suitable...
Practical Action
Updated: 
2016
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10 images relating to transport used in developing countries including Sudan, Kenya, and Nepal, all with brief descriptions
Help students explore who should take responsibility for reducing the effects of climate change through role play involving different perspectives...
A case study of a community in Bangladesh that built a 'floating garden' out of hyacinth roots so that they can still grow crops even when their land...
Practical Action
Updated: 
2016
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A case study showing how a community in Peru installed a wind turbine, giving them access to sustainable electricity. Available in PowerPoint and PDF...
  • Science
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
An ideal activity for National Science and Engineering Week the wind power challenge asks students to design a wind powered machine that can lift a...