Lesson 3: What are the microplastics and where do they come from?
In this lesson, students develop their understanding of how human actions can have a negative impact on the marine environment. The context of this lesson is investigating the amount of microplastics that students use every day in personal hygiene products.
All the lessons in this pack can be found here: Plankton, Plastics and Poo 14-16
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