20 minute makeover introduction to community action project grades 1-3

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20 Minute Makeover - Intro Presentation (Grades 1-3)

20 Minute MakeoverIntroduction to Community Action ProjectGrades 1-3Lesson Title Goes HereCopyright, legal, version number?1I see

I think..

I wonder2

Source: Keep Britain Tidy, 2015Lesson Title Goes HereCopyright, legal, version number?25 Ws of LitterWhat is litter?______________________________________Who makes litter?______________________________________Why do we have litter?______________________________________When does littering happen?______________________________________Where does litter go?______________________________________3Lesson Title Goes HereCopyright, legal, version number?34

Lesson Title Goes HereCopyright, legal, version number?4Litter in NumbersMost litter happens within 5 metres of a garbage can.1On average, a person will carry garbage 12 paces before littering.1Enough plastic is thrown away each year to circle the Earth 4 times.2A glass bottle can take up to 1 million years to biodegrade.1

www.curelitter.cahttp://ecowatch.com/2014/04/07/22-facts-plastics-pollution-10-things-can-do-about-it/

5Lesson Title Goes HereCopyright, legal, version number?5Landfill versus Recycling6

Lesson Title Goes HereCopyright, legal, version number?6Litter and the EnvironmentLitter Pollutes our:WaterAirSoil

Litter Hurts:Everyone

1. www.shorelinecleanup.ca 7

Source: smallbusinessendeavor.comCigarette butts are one of the most common forms of litter in Canada.Lesson Title Goes HereCopyright, legal, version number?7What type of litter do you see?Cigarette butts 8Where do you see litter?In the parking lotBy the storm drainsAt the mall

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Lesson Title Goes HereCopyright, legal, version number?910Lesson Title Goes HereCopyright, legal, version number?1020 Minute MakeoverWe are going to clean up our community on April 24th!

Any other classes joining?

11Lesson Title Goes HereCopyright, legal, version number?11ACTIVITYBrainstorm about litterDraw a picture to help tell stop littering12

Lesson Title Goes HereCopyright, legal, version number?12Raising AwarenessWhy do we find litter in certain spots more than others?13Lesson Title Goes HereCopyright, legal, version number?13Raising AwarenessWhy is litter a problem?14Lesson Title Goes HereCopyright, legal, version number?14Raising AwarenessWhat can we do to stop littering?15Lesson Title Goes HereCopyright, legal, version number?15Lets put our pictures up around the school to stop litter!16Lesson Title Goes HereCopyright, legal, version number?1620 Minute Makeover SafetyBe careful what you pickup.If you are unsure, or think it is dangerous call an adult.Make sure you are wearing gloves the entire time.17Lesson Title Goes HereCopyright, legal, version number?17Cleanup BoundariesInsert map of cleanup area18Lesson Title Goes HereCopyright, legal, version number?18On the day ofDress for the weatherRain coat,Hatetc.Wear good walking shoesSmile and have fun!

Take lots of pictures and send them to the City of London to be entered in a pizza lunch contest!

19Lesson Title Goes HereCopyright, legal, version number?19Thank you for cleaning up your community!From the City of London20

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