Dripping taps

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These resources explore the importance of saving water and how students can make small changes that have a big impact.

The collection includes activities suitable for key stages 1 and 2 as well as students in key stage 3 and 4. Each of the resources use the idea of a dripping tap to cover key mathematical themes such as measuring, volume and problem solving.

The water saving campaign plan template provides a structure for students to plan a series of activities to raise water saving awareness, that follows on from the mathematics resources for each key stage.

The water saving information handout includes details of how much water is used in everyday examples such as showering, teeth brushing and dripping taps. These is also a link to a water use calculator and details of water saving products.

The resources have been provided by Affinity Water.

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