Authors Live: Steve Backshall
Adventurer, presenter, conservation advocate and writer, Steve Backshall, discusses his novels and the animal kingdom that inspires him. Watch this session to learn about the wonders of the natural world, the environment and conservation. Steve also gives fantastic creative writing and storytelling tips that can be used in the classroom.
A full transcript of this event is available here.
If you only do one thing
Plan an eco-warrior trip SOC 2-08a, SOC 2-09a
Ask pupils to think of an eco issue that is close to their hearts. What can they do to help and where do they need to go? Ask them to find out, map a route, cost the trip, and produce an itinerary. For more examples of environmental issues, visit the National Geographic's website.