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2ndAugust 2022

Big Seaweed Search

02.08.22|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , , |

Join this Natural History Museum Citizen Science seaweed project to monitor the effects of environmental change on Britain's sea life.  Explore the seashore and record the seaweeds that you find there, at any time of year.

12thJuly 2022

Upstream Battle Professional Learning

12.07.22|Categories: Training|Tags: , , , , , , |

Keep Scotland Beautiful are offering this professional learning opportunity for educators in the West Partnership The blended delivery programme covers source to sea litter, Learning for Sustainability and Circular Economy to engage young people in STEM. Starts w/c 19th September.

12thJuly 2022

International Biodiversity Lesson Plan Competition winners

12.07.22|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , , |

Check out these lesson plans which provide teachers with activities to engage young people in biodiversity conservation actions. As part of the GAIA 20:30 Biodiversity Campaign, teachers from all over the world were invited to develop, test, and submit Biodiversity Lesson Plans with a focus on: Promoting sustainable management of [...]

1stJune 2022

World Ocean Day Live 2022 8th June 2022

01.06.22|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , |

Encounter Edu have partnered with AXA Ocean Education and World Ocean Day for Schools to celebrate World Ocean Day. They are providing a range of live lessons and activities to help young people connect with and protect their local blue spaces.

16thFebruary 2022

Stories of the Scottish coast and coastal change

16.02.22|Categories: Places, Resources|Tags: , , , , , |

The Young Academy of Scotland (YAS) have developed a fantastic interactive map of the Scottish Coast. This shares stories, art work and media about particular places on the coast. This has included collaboration with the Open University, Edinburgh University and NatureScot. Check out these coastal  National Nature Reserves (NNRs): Forvie [...]