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Waste Watchers at Kamay – virtual lesson on Zoom (Stage 2, Stage 3)

  10-Nov-2022      09:30AM
Live Event

National Recycle Week

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.


BROUGHT TO YOU BY: Kamay Botany Bay Environmental Education Centre

Event Details

Date & Time

  10-Nov-2022    09:30AM

Event Type

Live Event - Scheduled

Delivery Platform



1 Hour


$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.

Payment Instructions

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.



Syllabus Outcomes

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

Learning Intentions

We are learning to:

investigate ways to reduce my waste
be environmentally sustainable
think locally and act globally

Success Criteria

I can:

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

Cancellation Policy

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.

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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]

Website: https://botanybay-e.schools.nsw.gov.au/

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