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AM/PM Session - 26 June 2018 - Plastic pollution
We read an article about the effects of plastic pollution on the world around us:
We also read an article about a man who will spend six months swimming through the 'Great Pacific garbage patch' to raise awareness of this type of pollution:
Vocabulary Top 10:
unchecked - not stopped, slowed, or controlled : not checked
calamity - an event that causes great harm and suffering
choke - to become unable to breathe usually because something gets stuck in your throat or because the air is not good for breathing
landfill - a system in which waste materials are buried under the ground
undercut - to make (something) weaker or less effective
cutlery - forks, spoons, and knives used for serving and eating food
downstream - further along in a process
scalable - easy to make larger, more powerful, etc
gauge - to measure (something) exactly; to make a judgment about (something)
smog - fog mixed with smoke; a cloud of dirty air from cars, factories, etc., that is usually found in cities
Have you seen any changes in how people use plastic in your country?
How much plastic do you use every day?