- Computer with internet access
The Plastic Tide Turners is part of the Earth Tribe – a global call to action for youths to become environment champions. In this challenge, you would learn more about your own plastic habits and more about how Scouts can contribute to a more sustainable future.
Complete as many of the following as possible:
Required: Fill up the “Plastic Audit Sheet”. Please keep this sheet in a safe place as you would need it at the end of your Plastic Tide Turners journey.
Please edit the PDF in Google Chrome and save it (ctrl/cmd + s)
Create a poster or infographic on one of the following topics
- Plastic pollution in our waterways
- Plastic pollution and the effects on marine life
- How to avoid plastics in daily activity
You may wish to use the following resources:
Play the game “Dumb Ways to Kill the Ocean“. Screenshot the end completion screen, and upload it.
Scouting Together, Apart
Bonus: Share what you have learnt (and the poster) with your patrol mates to educate them more about plastic pollution
If you would like to learn more about Plastic Tide Turners, click here
1) Why is plastic pollution an issue?
2) How has plastic played a role in your life? Is there any way you can reduce this?
3) Thinking back to the Sustainable Development Goals, what SDGs did you work towards in this challenge?
- Submission of Plastic Audit Sheet
- Creativity and detail of poster
- Dumb ways to kill the ocean participation
Complete any of the Earth Tribe Challenges
Be aware of the world around you and key environmental concerns.