Trapping Trash-Creative Activity
Target Group: Primary School
Subject: Plastics & Trash
Ocean Literacy Principle: 6
Students design an underwater vehicle that traps trash from the ocean.
Students start the lesson with a discussion where trash can be found and how it ended up there. A powerpoint presentation is available with more background information. Students draw a device that collects marine debris (or traps trash) from the ocean. The activity can be found on page 8 of the Educator's guide.
Paper, coloring utensils, computer, projector