Keep Wales Tidy can help you to implement Young Reporters for the Environment Litter Less with;

  • a training workshop on how to implement YRE
  • lesson plans to support learning around ‘Reducing Plastic Waste’
  • skills based lesson plans to develop skills in writing, photography or filming
  • opportunity for young people to take part in a regional community action event, such as a litter pick and learning opportunities around reducing plastic waste 

All this will help you and your young people create winning entries for the YRE competition. See the lesson plans and resources below.

Check out the following links on 

YRE website

Guide you through the process 

YRE handbook

Helpful tips on producing a journalistic piece

How to video tutorials

See what other countries have produced and provide inspiration

Best practice examples

Lesson Plans

Start your students off on their YRE journey with these structured lesson plans with activities, assignments and additional resources. 


Waste Management 


Learning to be an Environmental Journalist

Sustainable Consumption

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