fbpx
Providers
Excursion Type
Special Filters
School Calendar Events
Term 1
Term 2
Term 3
Term 4
Target Audience
Curriculum
KLA
Strand
Sub Strand
Loading Excursions
  • This excursion has passed.

National Recycling Week: How can you prevent marine plastic pollution? (Stage 2, Stage 3, Stage 4, Stage 5)

Live Event
13
Nov

Join Marine Biologist Vinuri Silva to find out more about marine plastic pollution and how microplastics end up in our oceans


ACTIVITY OUTLINE:

Did you know that around 40% of the total waste produced in Australia goes into landfill each year, which is around 20 million tonnes worth of waste! Recycling our daily litter correctly is one of the biggest ways we can reduce the total amount of waste we send to landfill every year.

Join marine scientist Vinuri Silva during this year’s National Recycling Week, to learn all about recycling, why it’s important, what products go in what bin and what happens when you don’t recycle items correctly. With a background in marine plastic pollution, Vinuri will also teach you about plastic pollution and how you can reduce your plastic footprint and help to prevent microplastics entering our oceans.

We’ll see you on the 13th of November- get excited to improve your recycling in schools and at home!

 


IS THIS A FREE EVENT? Yes


BROUGHT TO YOU BY: Arludo


Event Details

Date & Time

  13-Nov-2023    11:45AM   + Google Calendar  + iCal Export

Event Type

Live Event - Scheduled

Delivery Platform

Zoom

Duration

45 Minutes

Price

FREE

Curriculum

Primary, Secondary

Main KLA, Strand, Sub Strand

Special Event

Other KLAs

Science and Tech » Earth and Environmental Science

Science and Tech » Biology

Presenter Bio

Vinuri Silva is a final year PhD candidate at the University of Adelaide researching bacterial communities living on marine plastic pollution in Australia. She has previously researched microplastic ingestion in fish.

 

Will This Event Be Recorded?

No - This will only be available at the designated date & time (13-Nov-2023 11:45AM).

Joining The Event

Once you have booked this event, instructions to connect will appear on this Joining the Event tab. You will also receive a confirmation via email.

Please refresh your browser to see the instructions.

To get up to date information on this event, please refresh your browser while viewing this Joining the Event tab.

Technology and Materials Requirements

This virtual excursion will run via Zoom. A device with internet connectivity with the capability of streaming video is required.

Attendees can choose to have their cameras enabled or disabled, but all microphones will be muted.

The virtual excursion will include a live presentation and time for a Q&A. Questions can either be submitted as part of your DART booking form or in the Zoom chat.

All student participants must be supervised by a teacher or parent/guardian for this virtual excursion.

If you have any queries please contact the provider

Name: arludo

Phone: Send us an email!

Email: [email protected]

Website: https://arludo.com/

NSW Department of Education

DART Learning Account

It looks like you are trying to login with a NSW Department of Education account, would you like to instead?

How do I refresh my browser?

Click on the curved arrow icon . This can be found at the left side of the URL bar in Chrome and Firefox, or on the right side for Internet Explorer and Safari.

Alternatively:

For Windows Users – Hold down Ctrl and then press F5 on your keyboard.

Mac Users – Hold down Cmd and Shift and then press R on your keyboard.

You are about to leave DART Learning

Before you go, would you mind letting us know if you are one of the below?