The activities listed here will help you teach the skills and knowledge needed around waste and the 3Rs, as they relate to PSHE and Life Skills in the UK National Curriculum. They could be used as part of a general Deep Learning or Sustainability Day or could form part of a set of PSHE lessons.

PSHE (Personal, Social and Health Education) is now compulsory in state schools. Some of resources below will also help teachers to teach Life Skills to secondary age students (Y7-11). Life Skills are defined as any skills that are needed in adult life, They include things like budgeting, knowing what goes in the recycling and planning food shopping.