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Waste Watchers at Kamay – virtual lesson on Zoom (Stage 2, Stage 3)
Diving into waste to consider how to reduce our waste and improve the environment.
During the lesson Stage 2 & 3 students will:
learn about aspects of environmental sustainability, with a focus on waste prevention methods based on activities associated with decomposition and biodegradable materials
explore waste management issues through discussions and activities that will link in with their local community and school
perform a simple class waste audit and discuss the results
timeline activity: Hands on activity exploring the breakdown of rubbish in the environment and recycling methods
Waste Warriors Art Session: Students brainstorm actions that can be taken in your school to be more sustainable and create signage to be mounted around the school or classroom
This lesson explores concepts and practices through a variety of educational, fun, and hands-on activities, using an interactive platform with NSW Department of Education Environmental Education teachers.
IS THIS A FREE EVENT? No
BROUGHT TO YOU BY: Kamay Botany Bay Environmental Education Centre
Date & Time
Live Event - Scheduled
$90 per class. Maximum 30 students
For schools with less than 20 students a discount will apply. $3.00 per student
Schools will be charged prior to the session.
An interschool journal or purchase order will be emailed to you upon your registration, along with the teacher pack of information. Payment will be processed prior to the event.
ST2-7MW-T , ST2-1WS-S, ST3-4WS, ST3-11LW
Main KLA, Strand, Sub Strand
Science and Tech » Working Scientifically and Design and Production » Physical World
Learning Intentions & Success Criteria
We are learning to:
investigate ways to reduce my waste
be environmentally sustainable
think locally and act globally
sort my waste into different categories
create a timeline to explore the impact of waste
make resources to help others to be more sustainable
ask questions about environmental sustainability
Our school holds limited seating, and many of our classes sell out. For this reason, we request that you cancel at least 72 business hours before your scheduled lesson. This will allow us to offer your spot to another school.
You may call us on 02 9668 9889 or alternatively cancel on the Dart Learning Website.
If you give us at least 72 hours’ notice of your need to cancel, we will credit your payment toward another lesson.
However, if you do not cancel with at least 72 hours’ notice, you will lose any payments you have already made.
Joining The Event
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Requirements: Technology, Materials and Pre and Post event requirements.
The virtual lesson will be via Zoom. Once the booking is confirmed a link to Zoom will be sent.
Once a booking has been made a teacher pack will be emailed with pre and post activities. The pack will contain details of equipment needed for the Zoom session.
Teachers will need a whiteboard, laptop, webcam or tablet to access the Zoom lesson. Make sure that you have speakers connected.
If you have any queries please contact the provider
Name: Rebecca Ward or Olivia Law
Phone: 9668 9889
Email: [email protected]
Will This Event Be Recorded?