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English Video Discussion – Ocean Pollution


rubbishBy some estimates, there will be more plastic than fish in our oceans by 2050. Watch this video and discuss how these students are starting to help save the oceans.

Keyword: Styrofoam – material used for cups/containers (Seen below)



  • Do you have a recycling program in your town?
  • Do you think most people use it?
  • Where do you think most plastic ends up after it is used?



  1. Why did the animals eat plastic?
  2. What was the material that the speakers were the most worried about?
  3. How did the kids help to clean up the beach area?
  4. What could we do to prevent this kind of pollution? In a pair/group, come up with three possible solutions.
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