The material was produced in close consultation with a working group of teachers, education and environmental education experts. See what other teachers have said about the classroom resources during the trial of Fish & Kids:
On teaching the material
"I used KS1 materials to introduce KS2 material and allow recapping of knowledge"
"We will try and write letters in literacy persuading shops to stock more MSC labels"
"I love Murdock, he is a good link to use between them all. I would even make a board with Murdock on it to display good work on the activities" (A4 Murdock)
On teachers notes and lesson plans
"I actually learned something about the effects of fishing"
"They [lesson plans] helped a good deal"
"The collection of lesson plans, teacher notes and activity sheets was well put together. They provided the answers and additional resources/websites right there - this is great for any more research for additional information."
On children's reaction to Fish & Kids
"Absolutely fascinated and appalled at what consequences occur through overfishing and death of dolphins with net"
"Very interested, keen to know more....Very positive"
On the discussion sheets:
"Promoted lots of discussion"
"Activities were good - fired the children up"