Unit of Inquiry: Litter and SUP's

Litter and Single-Use Plastics,Primary Years

This unit of inquiry provides all of the resources needed for a highly collaborative, skills-focused investigation across three topics - Litter, Single-Use Plastics (SUPs), and Lunchboxes.

Students work in teams to complete investigations and create a presentation explaining the environmental issues and what they can do about their own impact.

The unit explores definitions, economic impacts, scale, legislation and alternatives, as well as helping your students to understand what they can do to make their environment a better place and become environmental advocates.

Resources Available (See Downloads)

  • SUP Teacher's Guide
  • SUP Student Workbook (printable or editable)
  • Student Information Sheet
  • SUP Quiz
  • Student PowerPoint presentation (editable)