Food for our future kids’ activities
Get clued up on composting and make your own black gold!
Composting is a great way to recycle food scraps and turn them into valuable food for your garden!
Get your kids clued up on what composting is and what can/can’t be composted with these resources:
- Composting – Peppa Pig Style!
- A composting video for children who are a little bit older
- My Compost Bin and Sort it Out worksheet.
Take it a step further and make your own compost –
- In a bucket with a lid… instructions can be found here.
- If you don’t have a bucket, try composting your food scraps in a glass jar.
Once your compost is up and running (or you could visit a nearby compost heap)… try this compost critters worksheet and learn all about the creepy crawlies which makes themselves at home in compost.
The climate crisis is scary. So what changes can we make to our lifestyles to have a practical, meaningful impact? Here are Cambridge Youth Strikers 4 Climate with some ideas for you!
School Streets is a nationwide scheme which makes it safer for children to walk and cycle to school. Find out more from Camcycle about how you can enjoy safer, healthier and more pleasant environments on your way to school.
Award-winning author of H is for Hawk and celebrator of the natural world Helen Macdonald explains why writing her new book Vesper Flights has made her optimistic for the future of our planet.