Presentation on theme: "What a Wasteful World!!! ….that we live in….or do we????"— Presentation transcript:
What a Wasteful World!!! ….that we live in….or do we????
Answer the following questions: Describe what your picture is showing? What time of year do you think it shows? Write a list of the waste that there would be at the time of year of your particular picture Picture 1 Picture 2 Picture 3 Your group will be allocated one of these pictures Photo taken by Jeremy Bailey at http://www.flickr.com/photos/jer emybailey/450524851/ Creative Commons Licence http://www.flickr.com/photos/jer emybailey/450524851/ Photo taken by Gracefamily at http://www.flickr.com/photos /gracefamily/2133915592/ Creative Commons Licence http://www.flickr.com/photos /gracefamily/2133915592/ Photo taken by Aine D at http://www.flickr.com/photos/dainec/4925 756/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/dainec/4925 756/ Creative Commons Licence
What a waste! Over 36 million heart-shaped boxes of chocolate are sold each year Globally, around a billion valentine cards are sent each year - making the day the second largest card sending holiday of the year – behind Christmas Nestle Kit Kat Easter egg – You pay - £ 3.99 BUT 52% of its weight is edible - the rest is packaging! We throw away 1 billion Christmas cards 8 million Christmas trees 83 million km ² of wrapping paper 1/10th of our annual rubbish is generated at Christmas Photo taken by D'Arcy Norman at http://www.flickr.com/photos/dnorman/251645085/http://www.flickr.com/photos/dnorman/251645085/ Creative Commons Licence
Development Compass Rose You will be using this to help you ask questions about 2 pictures We will do the first example together as a class Image from Tide~ global learning found at www.tidegloballearning.net Full permission given
N E W S Photo taken by D'Arcy Norman at http://www.flickr.com/photos/dnorman/251645085/http://www.flickr.com/photos/dnorman/251645085/ Creative Commons Licence
N W S E Photo taken by Colin Crowley at http://www.flickr.com/photos/newbeatphoto/3726827048/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/newbeatphoto/3726827048/ Creative Commons Licence
Give examples of what impact waste can have Answer the following questions: Can you think of the impacts of waste? Does this change from one country to another? o How? Does waste have a greater impact on countries that are less developed?
So what is the future? Watch the short clip below – can you think of ways we could manage our waste problem in the future? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tH61dU_NKxw&feature=related