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Wipe out Waste at Lunchtime

Take part in the Waste Reduction Challenge and hold a Wipe Out Waste at Lunctime day at school.

Top Hints

Reusable batteries and printer cartridges

Encourage the school to use refillable ink cartridges for the printers and rechargable batteries for small appliances.

Useful Links

Find information about other environmental education organisations, videos and games here.

 

Use these links to enhance your curriculum or Eco-Schools work and please let us know of more that we should add.

Please note that we are not responsible for the content of external websites.

 

 

 

Environmental Education Organisations

Anglian Water: Visit an education centre or have Anglian Water come to you in school and deliver a range of sessions.

 

Countryside Classroom: Search for classroom resources or local places to visit and learn about food, farming and the natural environment.

 

Eco Action Games: Have fun and save the planet with this range of games.

 

Farming and Countryside Education: Find a farming expert, get teacher training and more.

 

Forest Schools: Give pupils hands on outdoor learning experiences in the natural environment.  

 

Keep Britain Tidy: Tackle litter by getting involved with one of many campaigns.

 

Learning 2 B Sustainable: Training and support for your school on environmental, sustainable and global education.

 

Northamptonshire Outdoor Education: Our country parks offer excellent outdoor environmental sessions for all ages and abilities.

 

Practical Action: STEM and geography resources that focus on a range of global issues.

 

RSPB: Take part in the Big Schools' Bird Watch every year and contribute to national results.

 

The Bee Shed: Learn about bees, beekeeping and surrounding issues on a school trip to The Bee Shed in Shipley.

 

The Pod: An award winning education programme from EDF with a huge array of teaching resources and campaign materials.

 

Waste Free Lunch: This Canadian website has loads of great resources designed to help reduce lunch waste.

 

Recycling Information

 Alupro: Learn from industry experts about recycling aluminium.

 

British Glass: Learn from industry experts about the glass supply chain and recycling.

 

Incpen: Learn from industry experts about the importance of packaging.

 

Recycle for Northamptonshire: Learn all about how you can reduce, reuse and recycle at home in Northamptonshire.

 

Recycle Now: Find information on recycling different materials.

 

Rethink Waste: Advice and tips to helpp you to reduce, reuse and recycle.

 

Waste Online: Get in depth information on what happens to waste.

 

Wise Up to Waste: An informative website from London's seven Borough Councils.

 

WRAP: Waste and Resource Action Programme, expertsin the circular economy.

Sewell District Council: Lots of great information on recycling Waste Electronic and Electrical Equipment (WEEE).

 

 Games and Videos

Bryson Education: Learn about the 3Rs through different activities.

 

Clean and Green Game: Correctly recycle all the rubbish in this bedroom.

 

Foot Fella: A series of videos about helping planet earth. Suitable for KS1.

 

Reduce Reuse Recycle: A great video for the 3 R song by Jack Johnson.

 

Litter Duty: A fun game all about keeping school litter free.

 

My 2050: Reduce CO2 levels by 20% of 1990 levels with this game.

 

Nike Better World: Use this video to demonstrate how plastic bottles can become football shirts.

 

Ollie Recycles: An entire website for pupils and teachers about sustainability.

 

Pack Can: An environmental twist on the classic game.

 

Recycling Zone: A website for KS2 pupils with games about recycling.

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