LO: How does trash affect the environment?
Social story called 'The Very Messy Playground', showing a child who cleans up a playground in the style of the Very Hungry Caterpillar.
Links to counting, social studies and caring for the environment.
Activity suggestions for stations during group work time and for teacher focus group.
Plenary is a different take on the Very Hungry Caterpillar story, with the caterpillar eating a plastic bottle and feeling ill, a chance for deeper thinking and reflection within the class and to have a discussion about personal responsibility.
This presentation was used for an interview lesson about protecting the environment for a kindergarten class of EAL students.