Minimising waste

In this lesson we will look at how to minimise food waste and how we can help the environment. This lesson includes some physical activity and equipment beyond pen, paper or pencil. We recommend checking with a trusted adult before starting or doing the lesson with the trusted adult nearby.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What could you do with your left over food?

1/3

Q2.What are the main contributions to food waste? (Tick 2 boxes)

Select two (2) boxes

2/3

Q3.What should we do with food packaging to help the environment?

3/3

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What could you do with your left over food?

1/3

Q2.What are the main contributions to food waste? (Tick 2 boxes)

Select two (2) boxes

2/3

Q3.What should we do with food packaging to help the environment?

3/3

Video

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Minimising waste

Things we should of learned from this lesson

Q1.Which harmful gas can be made from food rotting at landfills?

1/3

Q2.What could we do with bones from a roast chicken?

2/3

Q3.Which of the following items can we not recycle? (Tick 2 boxes)

Select two (2) boxes

3/3

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Minimising waste

Things we should of learned from this lesson

Q1.Which harmful gas can be made from food rotting at landfills?

1/3

Q2.What could we do with bones from a roast chicken?

2/3

Q3.Which of the following items can we not recycle? (Tick 2 boxes)

Select two (2) boxes

3/3

Lesson summary: Minimising waste

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Time to move!

Did you know that exercise helps your concentration and ability to learn?

For 5 mins...

Move around:
Jog

On the spot:
Chair yoga

This was the final lesson in the unit Catering for needs.

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