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Teaching and Learning Approaches

Student activities are the main feature of this collection, along with a variety of resources for teachers to use in exploring Enviro-imprints.

  • Biodegradability experiment – Student Activity

    In this activity, students set up an experiment to determine the biodegradability of different substances.

  • Investigating air pollution – Student Activity

    In this activity, students investigate exhaust emissions, class car use and air quality.

  • Site clean-up – Student Activity

    In this web quest activity, groups of students use the web links provided to study the clean-up of sites contaminated by hazardous waste. They present their findings to the class.

  • Sources and effects of air pollution – Student Activity

    In this activity, students use images and information to investigate sources and effects of air pollution.

  • Water issues – Student Activity

    In this activity, students investigate the issues surrounding water in their local area and relate this knowledge to water issues in other countries.

  • Water pollutants on trial – Student Activity

    In this activity, students research the effect of common pollutants on our waterways and hold a trial to determine the worst pollutant in the country.