What makes us feel at 'home'?

This was one of the questions discussed by ThoughtBox during an event at Dartington's Centre for Social Justice & Innovation when exploring how to support refugees coming into our communities. So what do you think makes something feel like 'home'?

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Where does ocean waste come from?

Many people still think that the plastic waste in our oceans comes from people dropping litter on the beach. Although this is a contributor, it is the tip of the iceburg when it comes to understanding where (and how) our waste ends up in the oceans. 

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How does nature make us happy?

We know that being in nature makes us happy. This has been known and proved for a long, long time, and nature therapy is a regularly used tool for supporting mental health and happiness. But what about watching nature documentaries? Can they too make us happy?

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Do you look for the good?

If you choose to only see the bad, the ugly and the fearful things in life you can easily feed your mind with more and more negativity until this is all that you see. But what happens if instead you choose to see the good...?

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What do pupils want?

One of our ThoughtBox changemakers - Adele Bates - asked her Y10 pupils two things: 

1. What is the worst thing about school?
2. If you could make one change to improve school, what would it be?

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