In this week’s well being session, Year 5 learned all about the importance of water. We thought about ways in which we use water, and how vital it is to our lives. We thought about the impact of water poverty on others in the world, and how lack of this resource which we take for granted can impact upon the lives of those living in parts of the world where access to clean, safe water is limited. We thought about ways we could reduce our water waste, such as showering rather than taking baths and turning off taps while we brush our teeth.
Article 17: You have the right to get information that is important to your well-being, from radio, newspaper, books, computers and other sources. Adults should make sure that the information you are getting is not harmful, and help you find and understand the information you need
Article 24: You have the right to the best health care possible, safe water to drink, nutritious food, a clean and safe environment, and information to help you stay well.