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Thomson Better World Detectives

These free, ready-to-go, cross-curricular ​lesson plans and multimedia resources to teach KS2 pupils about sustainability have been developed by Thomson as part of its commitment as a responsible business to encourage sustainable tourism.

These free, ready-to-go, cross-curricular ​lesson plans and multimedia resources to teach KS2 pupils about sustainability have been developed by Thomson as part of its commitment as a responsible business to encourage sustainable tourism.
Introduction and 6x lesson plans

Introduction and 6x lesson plans

Here are your six lesson plans that that have been created by a specialist Key Stage 2 educator, designed flexibly to suit your teaching methods. To teach all six lessons you will need to download all the resources associated with each lesson 1-6, clearly labelled on each resource in the shop below.
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Introduction - Class presentation

Introduction - Class presentation

Presentation for teachers to take their pupils through, which tells the whole story of The Mystery of the Missing Turtle over the course of 6 lessons. Teachers need to drop the MP4 files into the presentation before they start lesson 1, and display the presentation on screen in front of the whole class to take them through, lesson by lesson.
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Introductory film

Introductory film

Video to introduce the Better World Detectives programme to pupils and to explain what their mission is. To play at the beginning of lesson 1, on slide 6 of the PowerPoint presentation.
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Introductory film

Introductory film

Video to introduce the Better World Detectives programme to pupils and to explain what their mission is. To play at the beginning of lesson 1, on slide 6 of the PowerPoint presentation.
ThomsonBetterWorldDetectives
Introduction - Class presentation

Introduction - Class presentation

Presentation for teachers to take their pupils through, which tells the whole story of The Mystery of the Missing Turtle over the course of 6 lessons. Teachers need to drop the MP4 files into the presentation before they start lesson 1, and display the presentation on screen in front of the whole class to take them through, lesson by lesson.
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Lesson 2 - Activity 2: Sara Skype

Lesson 2 - Activity 2: Sara Skype

Skype message from Sara, a struggling local fisherwoman who explains to the pupils what she needs help with - she needs help finding out what's caused all the fish to have disappeared LO: To consider the impact of people's actions on the environment
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