ABOUT STEAM SCHOOL
Steam School is a virtual club for future inventors, engineers and digital entrepreneurs. We host 6 missions every year exploring #STEAM4GOOD projects and futuristic technology. Learners can journey through each mission by participating in weekly broadcasts with STEAM experts and choose from 18 different challenges to complete as scientists, engineers, artists, digital makers and entrepreneurs.
How many items can you find in your house that are made with plastics or may contain microplastics?
• You have three minutes to hunt items made of plastic in your house.
• Watch this video for some suggestions
• Make a list of every item.
• Now, order the items again based on how long they will be used for.
• Will they be used for years or just a few days?
• Which items could you find alternatives for?