KS 1, 2. First, Second, Stage.
Ages 5 - 11.
DURATION: 45 mins - 55 mins
OVERVIEW: Linking to the schools ‘Green Flag’ initiative and global environmental concerns, Eco Investigators shows how informed personal choices as a consumer can protect animals, habitats all over the world.
This workshop investigates issues of consumption, looks at alternatives and teaches us about recycling using practical examples from the animal and insect world.
Key Workshop Objectives:
Explain recycling and
Examine the causes
Define biodiversity and explore its importance.
Discuss how Climate
Change is a result of
Explore the concept
Investigate what we
can do to help habitats
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Animals often used in this workshop:
Animal requests will be accommodated where possible. Unfortunately, we can’t guarantee attendance.
Why is environmental learning so important?
It is clear that our planet is rapidly changing, so protecting the environment and conserving natural resources for future generations and wildlife is of paramount importance.
Climate change, global warming and the environmental effects not only impacts people’s livelihoods and communities; it is detrimental to animal populations through habitat loss and the restriction of food sources.
The effects of global warming have become so bad that scientists believe that we have entered the Earth’s sixth period of mass extinction with 1 million species under threat.
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