Tag: the environment

Classroom display idea for ‘The Environment’

Here is an idea for a quick display for the Science topic ‘The Environment’.  Firstly, you will need a catchy backdrop, I used one with the sea. If you don’t have one like it then I would recommend you use blue for the sky as it is more effective if you keep to the colours of nature. The tree was…

Fossil Fuels

Humans use fuels to make energy to power machines like cars, computers and ships. People get the fuel to make all this energy, mostly by digging it out of the ground and burning it. This releases ancient energy stores, what we call fossil fuels, which are made up of billions  of tiny plants and animals.  When plants and animals died,…

Our Environment

When we talk about our environment we mean everything around us that surrounds and affects all life on earth. We need the environment for our basic needs, which are: oxygen food water shelter warmth Can you think of ways we can get the above from our environment? Over the years, human population has increased. This has had a huge impact…