Make the Future!

Hands-On Sustainability Lessons for Years 7 & 8

By: Nansi Kunze

Availability: In Stock

Code: HB5732

ISBN: 9781760565732

No of Pages: 152

Publish Date: 08 April 2020

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Can secondary students really change the world? Yes, they can – and this book shows them how! Make the future! Hands-on sustainability lessons for Years 7 & 8 is a resource for secondary classrooms that gives real meaning to the idea of sustainability. Created in line with the Australian Curriculum: Design and Technologies, this book empowers students to make a tangible difference to the environment – and their future.

Divided into two modules – Fibres and Foods – this resource features:

  • five topics within each module, each containing hands-on mini-projects, background information and a larger project to engage students’ creativity
  • textile projects that repurpose, renew and upcycle everyday items
  • cooking projects that use ingredients with lower environmental impacts to make delicious, healthy and allergen-conscious meals
  • sustainability data sourced from the most up-to-date and credible sources
  • key life skills that students can use beyond the classroom
  • reproducible worksheets and teachers’ notes
  • opportunities for individual research and choices, collaborative work and community engagement.

Make the future! combines traditional skills and cutting-edge research to create authentic, purposeful activities that will show your students positive change is not just feasible – it is delicious, stylish, economical and fun!

More Information
SKU HB5732
Price A$40.95
ISBN 9781760565732
Publish date 2020-04-08 00:00:00
Partner ID 20499
Partner Name Nansi Kunze
Key Learning Area Cross-Curricular, Technologies