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If you are searching interesting materials that are related to real problems and in particular pollution, you just need to check online and you will find lost of interesting posts shared on social networks like Twitter and FB.
I have been working on a Mooc about the Earth recently and what we can do to save it. I will write later about this online experience, but I would like to share some simple and easy to understand texts posted on Twitter.
I was online in September and found a post dealing with cleaning coasts and beaches, I bookmarked the information shared online and later I found this interesting one dealing with pollution and how we should cut plastic pollution:
Tons of plastic is lost to the ocean, please help fight plastic pollution👍 @CleanCoasts @2minbeachclean pic.twitter.com/Hs6Rha2t2M— DiveAcademy (@diveacademyinfo) 11 ottobre 2017
Internet and Social Networks can help us when dealing with these issues while working on the English Language with our students: we could work on the Language used and try to involve our students in creating presentations and taking part in activities that can save the Planet Earth:
Need an easy good deed this Thursday? How about a #2minutebeachclean to help the coast after the storm! pic.twitter.com/G8S3wPWvv0— Clean Coasts (@CleanCoasts) 18 ottobre 2017
"Sea" the journey of flushed #sanitaryproducts from the toilet to the #coast #thinkb4uflush @IrishWater https://t.co/5W7zUY2Utq pic.twitter.com/rPwmJRf6Fu— Clean Coasts (@CleanCoasts) 23 ottobre 2017
The next lesson for us is to create activities in which we try to be more careful when dealing with the issues related to our environment. The sources can be found online.