Where does your food come from?

Where does your food come from?

This Roots & Shoots activity looks at the food we eat and where it comes from, providing a basis for looking at how much energy goes into getting our food from A to B, and exploring how this might be reduced. RootsnShoots is the Jane Goodall Institute’s international Education Programme for young people. It inspires practical, positive action for people, animals and the environment. More free resources are available for teachers who register at www.rootsnshoots.org.uk
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Animals of the ice age

Animals of the ice age

Thousands of years ago, much of the UK was covered by huge ice sheets. Despite these harsh conditions, many animals survived. Find out what animals lived during the Ice Ages, how we know, and investigate how they coped with the cold climate. RootsnShoots is the Jane Goodall Institute’s international Education Programme for young people. It inspires practical, positive action for people, animals and the environment. A free resource pack is available for teachers who register at www.rootsnshoots.org.uk
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sorting - town and country

sorting - town and country

A simple resource to sort photographs of town and country. Children drag the photos to the appropriate page. Hope its useful.
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My Global Garden

My Global Garden

A worksheet for children to design their own garden. Please leave a comment below as this will help improve other resources. Thanks geography global garden
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Who lives in the ice today?

Who lives in the ice today?

This Roots & Shoots resource asks pupils to consider: do people live in cold places in the world today? Who are they, and how do they cope with these extreme environments? Find out who they are, think about what a day in their life would be like, and imagine what they look like. RootsnShoots is the Jane Goodall Institute’s international Education Programme for young people. It inspires practical, positive action for people, animals and the environment. A free resource pack is also available for teachers who register their school at www.rootsnshoots.org.uk.
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What animals live in the ice today?

What animals live in the ice today?

This Roots & Shoots activity is about looking at what sort of animals live in cold, icy conditions, and what special adaptations or features they have that allow them to do so. Students should understand the differences between these animals and the ones that are native to their own local environments. RootsnShoots is the Jane Goodall Institute’s international Education Programme for young people. It inspires practical, positive action for people, animals and the environment. A free resource pack is available for teachers who register their school at www.rootsnshoots.org.uk
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Water: Audits and Pledges

Water: Audits and Pledges

This Roots & Shoots activity is all about saving water. With proper management and regulated use of our reserves we can make sure that we will be able to cope with any shortages due to environmental changes. RootsnShoots is the Jane Goodall Institute’s international Education Programme for young people. More free resources are available for teachers who register at www.rootsnshoots.org.uk
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Energy Audits

Energy Audits

This Roots & Shoots activity is all about saving energy. The more energy that we use, the more greenhouse gases are created, contributing to climate change. RootsnShoots is the Jane Goodall Institute’s international Education Programme for young people. It inspires practical, positive action for people, animals and the environment. More free resources are available for teachers who register at www.rootsnshoots.org.uk
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National Marine Week

National Marine Week

The UK’s marine environment provides a haven for some of our most fascinating wildlife, such as basking sharks, grey seals, puffins and dolphins. Join The Wildlife Trusts in celebrating the UK’s amazing sea animals and plants during National Marine Week August. Take the chance to explore the seashore, discover dunes and wallow with whelks. Both coastal and inland Wildlife Trusts will be offering a wide range of events that uncover the magic of the marine world. To find out what marine events are running around the UK, click on the events on this website
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The dustbowl in America

The dustbowl in America

This Roots & Shoots resource deals with the period of American history known as the Dustbowl which took place during the 1930s. RootsnShoots is the Jane Goodall Institute’s international Education Programme for young people. It inspires practical, positive action for people, animals and the environment. More free resources are available for teachers who register at www.rootsnshoots.org.uk.
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Leaf hunt sheet

Leaf hunt sheet

Ticklist of common tree leaves provided by nature detectives - an innovative, award-winning website packed with FREE resources, run by the Woodland Trust www.naturedetectives.org.uk
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