Protecting an important natural resource.

Curriculum Examples 

  • Maths – use measurement to decide how much pupils should fill their water bottle to avoid wasting water.
  • Geography – the water cycle and including access to ‘clean’ drinking water around the world (Global Citizenship too).
  • Science – investigate the different states of matter in relation to global warming.

Look at our Water Pinterest for ideas and inspiration.

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School Examples

Penshurst Primary School, Hessle

At Penshurst we are keen to save water, so decided to work on the Eco-School topic Water in our Action Plan. We placed bottles on display as a visual demonstration of how much water a family in Africa has each day, then throughout the day, we tried to use less water by not flushing as regularly and using hand gel to wash our hands instead of water. The children found the day really interesting!

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