The Crystal

The Crystal have created a series of project-based activities that reflect the themes and topics explored in each of the their exhibition zones. These can be used to continue learning back in the classroom after a visit and extend the educational benefits derived from the Crystal experience. The projects have been designed to encourage students to relate…

Galapagos Conservation Trust – Resources

The Galapagos Conservation Trust are pleased to announce the launch of two fantastic new sustainable development modules on their Discovering Galapagos website. The new modules ‘Sustainable Economies’ and ‘The Value of Nature and Biodiversity’, which are suitable for Key Stage 3, offer new content and case studies on key sustainability principles and how these link with conservation….

Explore Sustainable Development by Discovering Galapagos

Discovering Galapagos is a comprehensive bilingual (English/Spanish) educational resource developed by the Galapagos Conservation Trust in collaboration with the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG). Existing resources on the site focus on the science, geography and history of the Galapagos Islands written for Key Stage 2 and 3 (ages 7-14) audiences. They feel that an understanding…

New book: Learning with Nature

New book: Learning with Nature: A how-to guide to inspiring children through outdoor games and activities Learning with Nature is full of fun activities and games to get your children outdoors, to explore, have fun, make things and learn about nature and help them grow up happy and healthy. Suitable for groups of children aged between…

Education guides by Schoolzone

Pieces of guidance for teachers, covering advice on a range of policies, initiatives and strategies. They are free and available online, updated as new information comes to light. Primary guide Secondary guide

Video: A Bottle’s Oddysey

Where do plastic bottles end up? Textiles waste is not the only resource that we still need to do a lot about. Plastic bottles are a big one too, even though they can be recycled in so many ways – even clothes can be made from plastic bottles. Show this short educational video to get your…