Let’s combat climate change together!

This creative workshop challenges pupils to create floating gardens, making use of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) skills. The workshop demonstrates how small, innovative solutions can make big differences to the lives of those affected by our changing climate

“That was really exciting! Can I stay all day?” - Year 11 student, Ralph Thoresby

Session Objectives:
> Explore the impact of climate change on crop farmers in Bangladesh
> Participate in a simulation activity to come up with a practical solution to a problem
> Consider ways that we can be ‘Climate Justice Champions’ in our daily life to support those on the front-line of climate change

Curriculum Areas:
> Maths
> Science
> Technology

About us:
Leeds DEC are the Global Learning experts with over 30 years experience of working with teachers, pupils, whole school development, and multi-school events. Our hands on, engaging workshops for young people on Fairtrade and other topical global development issues are differentiated for all Key Stages, from KS1 to Post 16. 100% of our workshops have been rated good or outstanding by teachers. Our workshops develop school Social Moral Spiritual Cultural requirements and enhance many curriculum areas including English, Maths, Art, Geography, PSHE and Citizenship. We offer a unique contribution towards Enrichment Days or can fit seamlessly into daily school life. Many of our workshops correspond to our CPD for teachers, youth workers and educators. We can recommend a package of activities to embed social justice into the culture of your school.

All workshops include a free teaching resource for teachers, and stickers and a takeaway Fairtrade quiz for each child, plus follow-up activities and books can be recommended at your request.

All of our workshops can be adapted to meet your school or class needs. Please get in touch with us to discuss your requirements and receive a tailored quote.


KS3 Age 11-13, KS4 Age 14-16, KS5 Age 16-18


West Yorkshire

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