All of our Handling Collections have now been allocated. Please scroll down to see the free digital resources still available for download. Thank you and congratulations to all those who have applied for and received our Handling Collection.
The Handling Collection is a box full of products and accompanying teaching resources designed to challenge students to think differently about product design, materials and business models.
Each product has a story and there are worksheets developed by teachers, trialled in the classroom, to give information about the product and raise questions.
NB: All of our Handling Collections have now been given away.
To support the Handling Collection, a range of digital resources including Worksheets, Videos, Information for Teachers and Powerpoint Presentations about the circular economy are available to download at the bottom of this page.
gt;Although these resources complement the products in the Handling Collection, they can be used as stand-alone educational resources for students to learn about the circular economy.
A circular economy is not just a theory. It already exists in small ‘islands’ of innovative practice. This collection features products that demonstrate how circular economy principles can be harnessed, such as:
In the Handling Collection you will find everything you need for a series of engaging, challenging and interactive lessons for students age 12+ and up to undergraduate level.
The collection is particularly suitable for use in the following subjects:
The core of this collection is a selection of products which help you to explore aspects of a circular economy.
The collection enables students to explore:
We would love to hear from you about how you have used our educational resources when teaching and how circular economy thinking has inspired students. Please share your experiences with us via email@example.com
|Advanced Students' sheets_2014.pdf||14/04||3.66 MB|
|CE picture cards.pdf||14/04||2.76 MB|
|Carbon Cycle of Wood.jpg||14/04||2.37 MB||JPG|
|Diagram_US Housing market.jpg||14/04||1.56 MB||JPG|
|Energy through materials cycle.jpg||14/04||755 KB||JPG|
|Forest Succession.jpg||14/04||1.94 MB||JPG|
|G2 Card Game (PDF).pdf||14/04||1.03 MB|
|G2 PPT for investigating linear and closed systems .pptx||14/04||1.81 MB||PPTX|
|HC1 Its all about the materials.ppt||14/04||7.81 MB||PPT|
|HC2 Design for Disassembly.ppt||14/04||8 MB||PPT|
|HC3 Not a Product a Service.ppt||14/04||3.99 MB||PPT|
|HC4 Economics matter.ppt||14/04||3.91 MB||PPT|
|Handling Collection Downloads.xlsx||14/04||22 KB||XLSX|
|Hierarchy of waste.jpg||14/04||220 KB||JPG|
|How long will it last.jpg||14/04||342 KB||JPG|
|Linear Economy.jpg||14/04||1.8 MB||JPG|
|Sharklet Company Overview.pdf||14/04||5.38 MB|
|Student Worksheets_2014.pdf||14/04||2.58 MB|
|Students' sheets_2014.pdf||14/04||3.45 MB|
|THINK Disassembly Instructions.pdf||14/04||16.3 MB|
|Teachers' sheets_2014.pdf||14/04||3.94 MB|
|Teardown lab guide_A4.pdf||14/04||3.8 MB|
|The Growing Gap.jpg||14/04||1.4 MB||JPG|
|The circular economy and cradle to cradle design v2.3.docx||14/04||328 KB||DOCX|
|The circular economy.jpg||14/04||1.86 MB||JPG|
|Wave of innovation_B.jpg||14/04||1.31 MB||JPG|
|Wood Cascade Cradle to Cradle.jpg||14/04||1.38 MB||JPG|
|rethinking progress small.mp4||14/04||21.6 MB||MP4|