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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 ideas‌


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? • Why not visit Pump House Environment Centre in Worcester? Admission is free!


Check out the website! • http://www.dwt.org.uk/about-us/thepump-house-environment-centre


The Zero Carbon House, Birmingham • http://zerocarbonhousebirmingham.org. uk/

alunt@worcestershire.gov.uk Amy Lunt: 01905 766809


More cool contacts! • 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?

Pollution

eco friendly


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


Eco-homes in the community