Introducing the Six R's: an approach to sustainability
Many of the GCSE examination courses for D&T have included the 6R's as an approach to help students think about sustainability within product evaluation and their own coursework.
Practical Action's PowerPoint takes student's through a number of activities, explaining some of the big issues around sustainability with 6R's worksheets.
6 Rs activity sheet
An excellent activity to support students to understand the 6R terms and hierarchy of sustainability impact.
Six R's solution activity sheet
A sheet giving definitions to the 6 R's.
What's the specification activity?
Activity to enable students to consider the specification a designer may have followed to develop the product.
6R's and sustainability wordsearch
An ideal homework activity to reinforce key words associated with sustainability.
The Sustainability Handbook for D&T teachers
Packed with activities around the 6R's the handbook is an essential guide to help you deliver further activities in all D&T materials areas. Preview The Sustainabilty Handbook.