Faircompanies.com is a website containing lots of videos and other resources to support a more sustainable lifestyle. From the 'shoebox apartment' shown below to creating gardens on rooftops, this site is full of whacky ideas that are nonetheless inspirational. If you're looking for a resource to encourage open-mindedness and ceiling-less thinking, this may well be of use to you.
1. Choose specific videos or other content to tie in with a unit of work on 'environment'
2. Challenge learners to come up with and contribute their own ideas for sustainable living using this site as a model
3. Use as a springboard for discussion about different aspects of 'green' living
4. For creative writing, learners could explore the more futuristic and unusual features to create their own worlds for story-writing