Resources: Climate Change in the Classroom

The EcoCentre’s August 2019 free Teachers’ Environment Network (TEN) workshop explored the topic of Climate Change in the Classroom.

A full house of local educators shared ideas and experiences of discussing climate change with their students through facts and storytelling. We’ve compiled a full round-up of all links, resources, and slides discussed in the TEN workshop. 

What is climate change?

How is our climate doing? Key trends

At home: reducing our footprint

Climate Solutions

Climate Stories

Community Action Links

Climate Change and Wellbeing

Climate Change and Philosophy

Modules and Lesson Plan

Superb Fairy Wren
BLOG
Wetlands, wildlife, sitspots – and their flow-on thoughts Copy
/*! elementor – v3.5.6 – 28-02-2022 */ .elementor-heading-title{padding:0;margin:0;line-height:1}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title[class*=elementor-size-]>a{color:inherit;font-size:inherit;line-height:inherit}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-small{font-size:15px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-medium{font-size:19px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-large{font-size:29px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xl{font-size:39px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xxl{font-size:59px} Words by Pascale Jacq (EcoCentre Educator) and photos by Tania Spława-Neyman /*! elementor – v3.5.6 – 28-02-2022 */ .elementor-widget-image{text-align:center}.elementor-widget-image a{display:inline-block}.elementor-widget-image a img[src$=”.svg”]{width:48px}.elementor-widget-image img{vertical-align:middle;display:inline-block} The EcoCentre’s Wetlands and Wildlife community events were part of the vibrant Nairm Catchment Care Calendar funded by […]
Excerpt More
Blog feature image
BLOG
Wetlands and Wildlife: Community, connection and conservation
By Nadav Zisin, Community Engagement Coordinator The EcoCentre’s Wetlands and Wildlife community events were part of the vibrant Nairm Catchment Care Calendar funded by Melbourne Water in 2023. The project included six community events, and seven programs tailored for different schools and for recently arrived migrants studying English. Sessions in the Wetlands and Wildlife series […]
Excerpt More
Beachkeepers of the Tea Tree
BLOG
Being among the Beachkeepers
After what felt like a decade in COVID lockdowns, I was looking for something to do to feel connected back into society again. I signed up to volunteer with the Beachkeepers to do some weeding and planting on the beach. I figured that was perfect – I had gotten really into houseplants during the lockdowns […]
Excerpt More
South Melbourne community chest
BLOG
South Melbourne Community Chest there be treasure in there!
A blog on South Melbourne Community Chest, By Neil Blake. South Melbourne Community Chest Staff Next time you need a special gift for a special someone… the South Melbourne Community Chest Op Shop at 200 Banks St, South Melbourne is heartily recommended! Your purchase will help to Reduce Reuse and Recycle…  and support exciting community […]
Excerpt More

The EcoCentre acknowledges the Kulin Nations, including the Yalukit Willam clan of the Boon Wurrung language group, traditional custodians of the land on which we are located.

We pay respects to their Elders past and present, and extend that respect to other First Nations and Elder members of our multicultural community.