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10 October halloween

Halloween: green is the new orange

Are you getting ready for your Halloween-themed classes? You probably want to focus on the fun element, yet may also wish to look at reducing the environmental impact of the festivals we celebrate.

In this lesson your students can:

  • talk about Halloween
  • study an infographic about the waste created by Halloween
  • investigate ways to enjoy festivals while minimising the environmental impact

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10 October October 19th World Food Day

October 19th World Food Day for a #ZeroHungerWorld

Why not mark this day with this lesson on the topic of food and it’s impact on the world we live in? This lesson for teenagers and adults B1 and above includes:

  • personalised discussion on the food we eat
  • listening practice with a video about food and its impact on the environment
  • discussion on what we learn from the video
  • further information about World Food Day

Click below for the presentation which includes teacher notes

Classroom presentation with teacher notes
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08 August 12th August International Youth Day Activism School Strike for Climate

12th August, International Youth Day

Why not celebrate youth having a voice and making demands with this lesson to mark the occasion? This works well with teens and adults at B1 level and above.

Learners will:

  • make predictions about a picture of young people on strike
  • read a set of demands created by young people about action on the climate emergency
  • create their own set of demands on a topic of importance to themselves
World Youth Day Lesson