Age Group: 11-14

YRE Winner – Video 11-14yrs: Saving Mother Nature

submitted by St Edward's College : Luigi Dimech  for Age Group: 11-14
dissemination(s): school-magazine, school-media, website
filed under Video Clips

The aim of this video is to make you aware of some of the main causes of litter in Malta and that we should reduce, reuse and recycle. We should set examples for others, conserve water and keep ‘Mother Nature’ clean in the best way possible.



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Wrigley Winner – Video 11-14yrs: The Newcomer

submitted by St Edward's College : Gabriel Sciberras, Mikea Dimech  for Age Group: 11-14
dissemination(s): newspaper, school-media, website
filed under Video Clips

This video, accompanied by the epic music of Howard Shore (best known for the music of ‘The Lord of the Rings’ and ‘The Hobbit’), relates both the positive and negative sides of nature. It begins with nature at its best, then suddenly illustrates the work of a certain ‘newcomer’. This is the litter and pollution that we all know too well. The video mentions that the ‘newcomer’ is us humans who contribute to pollution. After seeing both the positive and the negative, we are faced with the instructions to return the environment to its original and beautiful state.



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Videos 11-14 years Commended Entry – Save Wood

submitted by St. Margaret College Boys Secondary Verdala : Lenard Camilleri  for Age Group: 11-14
dissemination(s): school-media, website
filed under Video Clips

In Malta wood is used to make balconies, doors, boats and sheds. Salvu the carpenter explained in an interview that wood can be restored to its original state by first scratching off the paint, treating the wood with chemicals to get rid of any termites and then polishing the wood again. By restoring wood people will be helping the economy, the environment and saving old Maltese furniture. The main advantage today is that wood restoration can be done much faster today that it was done in the past.



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Progress and the Environment

submitted by St. Margaret College Boys Secondary Verdala : Nathaniel Falzon  for Age Group: 11-14
dissemination(s): other, Will be shown in class.
filed under Video Clips

Did progress and infrastructure affect our Maltese Islands? By going round various towns and villages in Malta and Gozo, the drastic effect of development, infrastructure and change is shown while comparing photos of old time Malta with nowadays outlook of our localities.



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Harvest the Rain and Reap the Grain

submitted by ST. Margaret College Girls' Secondary School Zejtun : Deborah Calleja, Marija Muscat  for Age Group: 11-14
dissemination(s): assemblies, newspaper, Notice boards and social media, other, school-magazine, school-media, website
filed under Video Clips

Flooding; not a frequent word used in Malta. But actually it occurs… especially after heavy rain. Are our streets prepared for this? In some cases they are but not all are well maintained. Watch this video to check for yourself this situation in Maltese streets. Would not be better to harvest the water from rain and use it in fields to grow crops?



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Mortal Smoke

submitted by St Edward's College : Mattia Agius Muscat  for Age Group: 11-14
dissemination(s): newspaper, school-media, website
filed under Video Clips

Kills People, Kills Nature and Litters. In the EU 650,000 smokers die every year from smoking.If we focus our lens on Malta it is said that 1 person dies everyday from smoking. Smokers also have an other bad habit, which is, when smoking a cigarette they would throw the bud on the floor or worse stuff it in soil next to plants. This video carries an investigation regarding this topic and also presents different preventions and solutions to over come this growing problem.



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Litterless for a better environment

submitted by St Michael School St Venera : Natanhiel Farrugia  for Age Group: 11-14
dissemination(s): school-media
filed under Video Clips

This video clip is showing the importance of not littering the environment.



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