Secondary

1stJune 2023

The Circular Economy – a lesson

01.06.23|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , , |

This one hour lesson by the Economist gives a useful introduction to the idea of circular economies and why they’re important for sustainability. This is a secondary level resource. You need to create an account or log in to access this resources. A ‘circular economy’ is one in which products continue [...]

25thMay 2023

Maths in Ecology – a skills guide for biologists

25.05.23|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , , , |

The British Ecological Society (BES) offer Maths skills for biologists. This is a 12 page guide developed with the Field Studies Council aimed at students and teachers of 16-19 Biology. The resource covers areas including mathematical and statistical skills, planning field investigations, specific statistical tests and data presentation. This guide can also [...]

25thMay 2023

Register for Techfest’s Blueprint Challenge: a Future High Street competition!

25.05.23|Categories: Events, Resources|Tags: , , , |

The Blueprint Challenge: A Future High Street project, TechFest, supported by Bluewater, challenges S3/S6 students to redesign a local high street and create a space that allows society to thrive whilst simultaneously celebrating the natural world. This project spans a range of different disciplines (engineering, architecture, art and design, health and wellbeing, etc.). It [...]

10thMarch 2022

Ocean Biodiversity Lesson for Secondary

10.03.22|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , |

The North East Atlantic is home to incredibly diverse marine habitats and species. The Marine Conservation Society’s brand-new Biodiversity lesson plan for ages 14-16 explores some of these key habitats, the creatures living there, and how these important ecosystems are interlinked.

10thMarch 2022

Transformative Competencies and Employability in Young People through Outdoor Learning – webinar 5th April 2022

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This Moray House School of Education and Sport online webinar will take place 5th April 2-3pm. It is a public free to register event. It presents findings from a UK and European project looking at young people’s employment, with a focus on outdoor learning.

2ndNovember 2021

New Climate Change and Nature Crisis Education Case studies!

02.11.21|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park have launched their Biodiversity and Climate Change education pack with new education resource case studies.  This  supports the Environmental Science curriculum (National 4/5 and Higher). The case studies are Mission Zero, Trees and Woods and Water Resources. These can help to teach Learning [...]