Interesting Links

Food sustainability activities!

This website from the California Academy of Sciences has many resources to help your learners (aged 11-14) understand more about food sustainability. It has videos, activities, and also a great Design Thinking Challenge to get them to use their critical thinking skills, creativity, teamwork skills and, of course, to develop their STEM skills.

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International Day of Peace resources

On the Education page of the Peace One Day website you can scroll down to find different peace-related projects to do with your learners, ranging from Peace Postcards (focusing on core values) to art-related Pinwheels for Peace.  By clicking on Education Resources you will find activities related to a film on Peace One Day, a GoogleDoodle lesson plan and Global Educational Resources with a whole set of lesson plans and even more!

STEM with green cars!

The greenpower project helps children and teens to develop their STEM skills and have fun designing a green car in a competition in which their car is not only judged on its speed, but also on its durability.  How fast can it go, but more importantly, how far can it go?  Will your students rise to the challenge? (image taken from the website)

School biodiversity projects!

Biodiversity in school is a website with plenty of resources to help your learners understand biodiversity.  It has a selection of projects with clear instructions to help your learners do them in class.  Which project will you do first? (image taken from the website)