Home > Education
Programmes and Activities
Programmes, Workshops and Activities on offer from Plan-It Eco
We have many programmes specially designed for your visit. All of which can be adapted to include related subject/topic areas that are being studied at the time of the visit.
Programmes on offer include...read more
What is Sustainability?
The meaning of Sustainability is very simple:
That we humans take from the Planet Earth what we need (both locally and globally) without hurting it so that it will be there for future generations.
All of us in all aspects of our lives can make a difference.
Figures show that 26% of the...read more
Starting and Running an Environmental Club
An Environment Club is beneficial to a school and/or college for many reasons but it will never reach its full potential if only one or two members of staff and a few children are involved.
An ECO club will help to promote, monitor and operate the environment activities of the school/college but the whole school community need to be...read more
The 4 "R's"
Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
In the UK we tend to think that the only thing we have to do to save and protect the environment is to recycle everything.
The government promotes recycling on TV, the sides of buses on radio and in magazines.
However good recycling is (and it is) it will never reach its full potential if it does not come behind Refuse, Reduce and Reuse...read more
Facts, Figures & Organisations
We are loosing one football pitch of primary tropical rainforest every minute and we cannot get the primary trees back.
Since the 1960's the UK has got rid of over 150,000 miles of hedges. Hedgehogs are now an endangered species.
It is reported that 26% of the Human population of the World is using 86% of the world's natural materials...read more