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Design an ecological house

Can you design your own ecological house?

 

Use the picture of the ecological house to help you think of some ways to make your house as sustainable as possible.

 

What renewable energy sources will you use? Sunshine? Wind?

 

How will you insulate your house?

 

Make sure you look up the words in bold if you’re not sure what they mean.

 

Extension:

 

Can you design a wildlife friendly garden for your house?

 

Use the links below to help you think of some ideas to help the creatures and nature in your garden.

 

Create a bug hotel - https://www.rspb.org.uk/birds-and-wildlife/advice/gardening-for-wildlife/insects-and-minibeasts/?channel=paidsearch&gclid=EAIaIQobChMIx7T4orGw6AIVxYbVCh0lqgqCEAAYASAAEgJZyvD_BwE

 

Create a bird feeder - https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/features/how-to-make-a-bird-feeder

 

Try out renewable solar energy for yourself with this experiment: https://climatekids.nasa.gov/smores/ 

 

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