Investigate how good your school or home is at slowing the flow of rainwater. Then design some improvements which could help reduce flooding and sewage overflows. Get thinking about the problems too much rain can cause and what some of the solutions might be.


Download BART’s activity sheet and get mapping. For this activity, you will need to walk around your school or home and draw a map as you go.

Suitable for: KS2 and KS3, ages 8 – 14

Great activity for: map skills, problem solving, environmental awareness, getting outside