Week One - Healthy Ecosystems
Learn about ecosystems and the interdependence between living and non living things. Investigate how the removal of a species affects an ecosystem and how we can work to ensure a sustainable future for all life on Earth.’
ACTIVITY - Let’s play species Jenga
Week Two - Sharks and Rays
Guest Speaker - Joni Pini-Fitzsimmons ~ Marine Biologist and Ray Researcher
Better understand fear, explore the role sharks and rays play within ecosystems, raise your awareness on the threats they are currently facing and look at ways we can protect one of the oceans apex predators.
Week Three - Climate Change
Understanding the largest dilemma of our generation is no easy task. Define climate change, explore it’s causes and impacts, as well as identify local action on what is a global problem to solve.
ACTIVITY - Build and Race mini solar powered vehicles
Week Four - Plastic Pollution
Delve into plastics story, from it’s creation to it’s resting place (if it has one). Better understand its composition and its effects on the environment, in-particular marine life, and investigate our individual scope of influence.
ACTIVITY - Build a recycled bird feeder
Week Five - Living Sustainably
Earth is home to 7.7 billion people. There is only - and only ever will be one you. Discover what it means to be sustainable and investigate how we can all make a difference in securing a future for generations to come.
You’ve now completed your elasmo journey - receive your certificate on completion and go forth to rattle the stars.