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Methods of increasing children"s awareness of litter and responsibility for the environment.

Cherry Mares

Methods of increasing children"s awareness of litter and responsibility for the environment.

by Cherry Mares

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Published by Brighton Polytechnic, Dept. of Learning Resources in [Brighton] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (M.Phil.) - Brighton Polytechnic, 1977.

ContributionsBrighton Polytechnic. Learning Resources.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13817113M

  Litter awareness is integrated with enforcement and cleaning, and is directed at communities through public education media campaigns, education projects and training for councils and government. Learning About Forests is an educatiional programme run by the Foundation for Environmental Education which aims to increase knowledge about the key role forests play in sustaining life on our planet. The programme encourages students to reconnect with our woodland heritage and imbue students with a sense of ownership of their environment which, in many places, has .

references to the environment, while many other child rights, above all social rights, have strong environmental dimensions or may be reinterpreted from an environmental perspective. It turns out that the claim to environmental child rights is already rooted in the Convention, since without the right to a healthy environment it is impossible to. environment and present pro-environmental ideologies as well as the reality of human interactions with the environment and the resulting environmental social problems that occur. This study intends to explore this area of environmental socialization to determine the representation of the environment in children’s literature.

Litter and How it Effects the Environment. Lauren Myers. Novem 1. Description: The main focus of this lesson is land pollution (litter) and how it effects the environment. This is a hands-on investigation lesson that allows the students to explore their own environment and research the answers to the following questions. Plastic bags are cheap and easy to use. But what happens when a bag breaks or is no longer needed? In Njau, Gambia, people simply dropped the bags and went on their way. One plastic bag became two. Then ten. Then a bags accumulated in ugly heaps alongside roads. Water pooled in them, bringing mosquitoes andAuthor: Miranda Paul.


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