Litter Live Lesson 2021
Litter is a serious problem. It looks awful, affects our health and well-being and harms wildlife.
In support of our annual Spring Clean Scotland campaign, this Live Lesson is all about Litter & Waste, with special guests from Scottish SPCA and Auchindrain Historic Township.
A series of three workshops explaining the difference between litter and waste, why both are such a huge problem, how litter affects animals, what we can learn from how we used to live, and what we can all do to reduce litter and waste.
- Workshop 1: How Litter Affects Animals - Scottish SPCA
- Workshop 2: How We Used to Live: Auchindrain Historic Township
- Workshop 3: Litter vs Waste and What We Can All Do - Keep Scotland Beautiful
- Do you remember? Lesson overview.
- How old is this crisp packet?
- Quiz answers
- Examples from schools
- Litter Stinks song
What are the problems and benefits of plastic? How did we end up having such a big problem with plastic? How scientists are working to solve the plastic pollution problem and how we can help.
Natural history cameraman Doug Allan shares his experiences filming wildlife and his thoughts on the plastics threatening our oceans.