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Whatโ€™s the difference between weather and climate? Find out about the greenhouse effect, global warming and climate change, and see how you can make a real difference when it comes to saving and preserving our environment.

Activity booklet: climate change โ€“ ages 13 to 16

What is the difference between the weather and the climate? What happens when the climate changes? In this booklet, youโ€™ll find cool and fun activities such as word searches and puzzles to help you understand the difference between weather and climate.

Energy: LoveNature with Mbali

Join nature lover and conservationist Mbali as she covers all the relevant topics on energy, from Natural Sciences to Technology subject matter. Learn about what the energy chain is, what renewable and non-renewable energy sources are and even how electricity works! These videos are fully aligned to the curriculum of topics covered in the classroom. Available in English, Afrikaans and isiXhosa.

Energy: LoveNature with Mbali _ Afrikaans

Join nature lover and conservationist Mbali as she covers all the relevant topics on energy, from Natural Sciences to Technology subject matter. Learn about what the energy chain is, what renewable and non-renewable energy sources are and even how electricity works! These videos are fully aligned to the curriculum of topics covered in the classroom. Available in English, Afrikaans and isiXhosa.

Energy: LoveNature with Mbali _ isiXhosa

Join nature lover and conservationist Mbali as she covers all the relevant topics on energy, from Natural Sciences to Technology subject matter. Learn about what the energy chain is, what renewable and non-renewable energy sources are and even how electricity works! These videos are fully aligned to the curriculum of topics covered in the classroom. Available in English, Afrikaans and isiXhosa.

Infographic: recycling and energy

How does recycling save energy? Is there a connection? Have a look at this Earth Day infographic to find out.

Infographic: Sustainable living โ€“ Earth Day 2020

Need some tips on how to live more sustainably? Take a look at how to do this and why it is important. 

Lesson Plan and Presentation Fire Grade 5 1hr

This lesson plan and presentation will focus on raising awareness around fires by looking at safety measures people can use at home and in the environment to help prevent fires. It will also focus on the advantages and disadvantages of fire and differentiate between flammable and non-flammable items.

Lesson plan and presentation: Energy and electricity โ€“ youth and adults

Saving energy is an important part of sustainable living. This presentation and lesson plan offer both youth groups and adults the information and tools to understand the value of energy and how to conserve it in our daily lives.

Lesson plan and presentation: Energy โ€“ renewable and non-renewable resources (Grade 7)

Use this lesson plan and presentation to teach and learn all about renewable and non-renewable resources.

Lesson Plan and Presentation: World Environment Day - The Air We Breathe (pollution) Grade 9

In this lesson plan and presentation, students will be exposed to a variety of topics around the weather and climate change, including the greenhouse effect, global warming (the atmosphere) and the different causes of climate change. 

Presentation: Defending our climate from change

Scientists are more than 95% certain that nearly all of global warming is caused by increasing concentrations of greenhouse gases and other human emissions. If we don't change our our attitudes towards climate change, we risk facing food shortages and the extinction of many wildlife species.