Take this quiz to see how much you know about ocean plastics, and then try some of the other activities in the Ocean Plastics Academy at Home collection to deepen your understanding. You can either take the quiz online below or use the paper card version for family or classroom use (instructions below the embedded quiz).
For the paper version...
Become plastic literate by using the Ocean Plastics Academy resources in the classroom.
At home, you can use the collection of activities designed for both home and school learning.
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Cross-curricular | Ages 5-7
Ocean plastics ages 5-7 unit is a KS1 teacher resource that introduces students to the issue of plastic pollution. Students study materials, their properties and explores what happens to our plastic rubbish.
Cross-curricular | Ages 7-11
Ocean Plastic ages 7-11 unit is a KS1 teacher resource that introduces students to the issue of plastic pollution. Students study materials, their properties and are inspired to enact change in their communities.
Geography | Ages 11-14
Ocean Plastics Geography ages 11-14 unit is a KS3 teacher resource that introduces students to ocean plastic pollution. Students explore a variety of case studies in the UK, Africa and Asia.
Design and Technology | Ages 11-14
Ocean Plastics DT ages 11-14 unit is a KS3 teacher resource. Students innovate new products that apply the 6 Rs and design principles to protect oceans from plastic waste. Included are teacher resources that promote students to solve their own design problems with creative ideas.
Science | Ages 11-14
Ocean Plastics Science ages 11-14 unit is a KS3 teacher resource combining both biology and chemistry. Students discover the journey plastic takes from manufacture, use, and disposal into the ocean. Included are teacher resources that allow students to emulate real research conducted by The University of Plymouth.