Everybody should read this

This is such an insightful, important, and true article that I wish to share it with you. NPR This is why we need to drastically cut our usage of plastic.

Secondhand September

According to Oxfam, 13 million pieces of clothing is sent to landfill every year. And that’s JUST the UK. How can we reduce our fashion footprint? For starters, we can: – wear what we have – fix what we have – do clothes swaps with friends – buy second-hand clothing. Over the next few days, I’ll …

Wednesday call to action

Last week, Justine Trudeau announced a plan to ban single-use plastic by 2021. Like you, I was very happy at first. “Finally, a step in the right direction!” , I thought. And of course, while it is, there is a wider context to this announcement. There is an air of a PR stunt to it, …

Video library

Here is a collection of song, craft and lesson plan videos on the theme of plastic and a plastic-free solutions. Enjoy! SONGS The videos here contain ideas for great songs to teach kids about how to change their habits as consumers. They can form part of your lesson on plastic oceans. TPR (Total Physical Response) is very …