Lesson : Pollution: Expedition to Planet Blueball

Overview

This lesson explores the issues of pollution of our planet and sustainable power. It is based around an animated story, involving the Go-Givers characters, in which creatures from a friendly planet are invited to help clean up Earth. 
 

Cross-curricular links: literacy, science, design  technology, art and design
 

Learning Activities:

  • Making ‘space creature’ masks
  • Discussing how people might react to strange creatures from outer space. Drama activity to build skills in empathy
  • Researching animals in danger of extinction 
  • Finding out about pollution and sustainable power sources
  • Conducting an experiment to oxygenate water