Protected Soil & Biodiversity

This page lists resources for Transition Year teachers.

Protecting the Burren

Local groups in the Burren have come together to balance the use of this area of natural beauty for tourism and for conservation of the geology and ecology.

Biodiversity in our Bogs

Lough Boora Park is a bog which was used to provide peat has now been restored as a haven for wildlife.

Biodiversity in our Seas

The rich marine wildlife of the South West is explored in this clip which features whales, dolphins and seals.

Biodiversity in our Forests

Forests are a habitat for a range of species of bird, insect and plants, including some endangered species like the hen harrier.

Comprehension - Protecting the Burren

Published: 2010

ISBN:

Pages: 2

Filesize: 164Kb

Format: pdf

This student comprehension exercise can be used after viewing the clip as a stand alone exercise or in conjunction with the TY Unit, or CSPE lesson plan.


Comprehension - Biodiversity in our Bogs

Published: 2010

ISBN:

Pages: 1

Filesize: 161Kb

Format: pdf

This student comprehension exercise can be used after viewing the clip as a stand alone exercise or in conjunction with the TY Unit, or CSPE lesson plan.


Comprehension - Biodiversity in our Seas

Published: 2010

ISBN:

Pages: 1

Filesize: 167Kb

Format: pdf

This student comprehension exercise can be used after viewing the clip as a stand alone exercise or in conjunction with the TY Unit, or CSPE lesson plan.


Comprehension - Biodiversity in our Forests

Published: 2010

ISBN:

Pages: 1

Filesize: 167Kb

Format: pdf

This student comprehension exercise can be used after viewing the clip as a stand alone exercise or in conjunction with the TY Unit, or CSPE lesson plan.


Unit 4 - Biodiversity

Published: 2010

ISBN:

Pages: 4

Filesize: 684Kb

Format: pdf

The Biodiversity Unit for Transition Year can be used in conjunction with some or all of the Biodiversity clips and student comprehension exercises.