Learning Outcomes • Describe the different ways global warming can be reduced • Evaluate the different solutions • Design an eco-friendly house
Eco Homes can help reduce Global Warming
Watch the BBC clip on Eco Homes to find out what you could do! http://www.bbc.c o.uk/news/worldeurope12236376
Eco Builders Challenge!
Independent project: Design your own eco house • You need to design your own eco house • You should include at least 5 features that make it environmentally friendly. • Label each of your features and explain why it helps the environment and stops global warming
How will you build your eco home?
Some great ideasâ€Ś
What will you make yours out of? • • • • • • •
Bottles Straws Card Pipe cleaners Newspaper Card Last year someone even made theirs out of cake!!
Got some spare time at the weekend? â€˘ Why not visit Pump House Environment Centre in Worcester? Admission is free!
Check out the website! â€˘ http://www.dwt.org.uk/about-us/thepump-house-environment-centre
The Zero Carbon House, Birmingham â€˘ http://zerocarbonhousebirmingham.org. uk/
firstname.lastname@example.org Amy Lunt: 01905 766809
More cool contacts! â€˘ http://www.dwt.org.uk/links
What is at the Pump House? It showcases a range of environmental technologies • Solar technology • Wind turbines • Ground source energy • Sheep’s wool insulation • Rainwater harvesting systems • Sustainable building materials.
Reflection • Return to the learning focus:
• Can you now answer the question using the key terms you’ve learnt today?
Return to Project Outcomes: Have you achieved this? • Describe the different ways global warming can be reduced • Evaluate the different solutions • Design an eco-friendly house