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Protect the Planet


Protect the Planet

Values, Writing

This pack enables pupils to learn about the simple changes everyone can make to have a positive impact on the planet.

Pupils will look at examples from the Premier League and other football clubs, and apply these inspiring stories to the topic of sustainability.

This pack explores four key topics within sustainability: transport, nature, energy and food.

This resource has been created in partnership with the Ministry of Eco Education.

What resources are in this pack?

Learning outcomes

Pupils will learn about:

● how positive food choices can help our health and the environment
● why reducing air pollution would benefit our planet
● why reducing our use of some energy sources will benefit our environment
● what nature is and why it is important.



Challenging transport

In this presentation, pupils learn about air pollution and how football clubs and their fans can help reduce air pollution.


Discovering nature

In this presentation, pupils explore what nature is, and what we can do to protect and support our natural environment.


Exploring energy

In this presentation, pupils learn about renewable and non-renewable energy sources, and what we can do to change them.


Investigating food

In this presentation, pupils learn about different approaches to diet and making choices about what to eat for both physical health and the environment.


Sustainability word bank

Pupils use this word bank to support their learning when completing the activities on sustainability. A word bank is a visual teaching resource, used to familiarise pupils with a specific group of words.


Protect the Planet Challenge

Use this presentation to understand what Protect the Planet Challenge is, why it exists, and what it will involve.