Practical Action - the 6R's

Introducing the Six R's: an approach to sustainability

The 6Rs activity is a hands on activity where students look at the 6Rs of sustainability, recycle, reduce, reuse, refuse, repair, rethink; what their definitions are and products which illustrate the 6Rs in action. Suitable for students aged 14-18 it is relevant to D & T, geography and engineering . Activity includes a power point presentation and student worksheets

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Practical Action Schools produce FREE resources for primary and secondary teachers that help pupils understand and engage with global issues, focusing on the role of STEM and using examples from our organisation. Practical Action is an international development organisation putting ingenious ideas to work so people in poverty can change their world.