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Waste Incursions

3rd August 2016 BY: sustainabilityhub@ceres.org.au

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Exploring waste from new perspectives.

 

recyclePrep to Grade 2 – The 4Rs

Explore the benefits of embracing The 4Rs – Rethink, Reduce, Reuse and Recycle – in this 45 minute program.

  • Explore waste from new exciting perspectives.
  • Investigate why the first Rs are the most important.
  • Learn about nature’s best recyclers – worms.
  • Play the Rethink Challenge Game.
  • Learn The 4Rs Rap.

 

Prep to Grade 2 – Worms and Mini-beasts

worm farmLearn about exciting ways to process organic waste in this 45 minute program.

  • Explore the types of organic waste at your school and home.
  • Handle a real worm and learn about its role in the composting cycle.
  • Hunt for mini-beasts and learn about food webs and their importance to a healthy environment.
  • Learn about the life cycle of food.
  • Learn how to keep worm farms and compost heaps ‘healthy’.

 

Grade 3 to 6 – Food, Worms and Compost

organic recyclingLearn about exciting ways to use worm farms and composts to process organic waste in this 45 minute program.

  • Explore the types of organic waste at your school and home.
  • Learn about the lifecycle of food.
  • Learn about the different ways to use worm farms and compost heaps.
  • Explore how minibeasts and micro-organisms help food and composting.
  • Take part in four hands-on organic recycling activities.
  • Learn about setting up worm farms or compost heaps at your school.


 

Grade 3 to 6 and Year 7 to 10 – Do More with LESS In-School Workshops
~ ‘Food Systems’

domorewithlessSupport students to let their inner-leader shine and carry out sustainability projects at home and/or school in his 4 hour program.

  • Explore concepts of what it means to be a leader. 
  • Learn about sustainability and the environment. 
  • Find out where things are at through student-led sustainability audits at your school.
  • Be guided through an action planning process to prepare for an upcoming school year, a single term or an individual project.
  • Get hints and tips on making your projects successful through communication and getting others involved. 

 

 

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