SESSION TIME: 50 MINUTES
SUITABLE GRADE: YEAR LEVELS 3-6
SPACE REQUIREMENT: WE REQUIRE A CLEARED AREA TO CREATE A CIRCLE AS A CLASS PLUS FOUR TABLES TO SET OUT FOR THE LUNCH BOX PROPS.
Nude your Food
Waste education with a focus on REDUCING school waste.
If you could pack a 'good' lunch box what would you choose?
NUDE YOUR FOOD WASTE EDUCATION PROGRAM IS A HANDS ON INTERACTIVE PROGRAM TO ENCOURAGE STUDENTS TO GET INVOLVED WITH PACKING A SUSTAINABLE AND HEALTHY LUNCH BOX
Nude Your Food is a school waste education program with a strong focus on reducing waste. The session aims for students to contemplate how much waste is created by school lunches and to consider what happens to their waste after they have finished with it.
Do you love getting your hands into soil?
How does it feel?
Why don't you like getting dirty?
How does it feel between your fingers?
Does it feel different when it's wet?
Time: 50 minutes per session
Suitable Grade Levels: Kindy-grade 6
Learning material is adjusted to suit the age group.
Space required: This is ideally done outdoors as we are getting earthy.
Special Requirement: We recommend having clear access to a hand washing area such as an outdoor tap or bucket for a first rinse before students wash their hands properly in the bathrooms.
This workshop is a hands on experience with soil. Students look at sand, clay, mulch and compost. Learn the story of soil and how it helps plants to grow or the wrong soil type can damage them.
You'll learn the story of soil, plus a chance to squish it together to make seed bombs.
Incursion format includes
- Discussion about soil
- Touch and feel, squish and squash. A hands on experience of soil, how it moves and how it changes when it gets wet.
- Time to stir together some seed bombs. Students work together to mix a blend of soil plus seeds then roll the seed bombs into shape.
Plastic was a revolution for convenient living but what has been the cost?
In this workshop we explore plastics from where it came from and where it ends up. We look at ways to help clean up the plastic mess and how to reduce our own plastic use.
Duration: 1 Hour
Class size: maximum 35 students