Solving the plastic problem
What is plastic and how is it made?
This is a great video all teachers should watch.
(Also suitable for UKS2) Click here
Why is plastic a problem?
Teenager from Turkey creates bioplastic from banana skins
UK Student wins award for inventing MarinaTex, a bioplastic made from fish waste.
Other plastic solutions
Why recycle plastic?
Watch the video
Usbourne touchy feely books
are great for exploring properties of materials, especially texture.
A tractor made from cheese!
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(This was a promotion by Lidl.)
A car made from cake!
Walking on custard
Its a non-newtonian fluid don't you know.