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EarthEcho International’s Educator Resources are a collection of videos, lesson plans, and other materials designed to support high-quality classroom experiences. They are unique tools to assist educators as they equip young people to explore and protect their local natural resources. Many of the resources are designed to satisfy Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards. Don’t see what you’re looking for? Email us at education@earthecho.org and we will see what we can do to help you.

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  • PlasticSeas Reduce Your Plastic Use Calendar 2019

    This calendar has been created by the EarthEcho InternationalYouth Leadership Council.  These youth, aged 16-22, have made this calendar to spread awareness and create habitual change to protect their own future and that of youth all across the world.  We want to thank you for welcoming this eco-conscious calendar to your workspace, office, or home for this year! We hope you are able to utilize this calendar as a way to keep track of your habits and give you…

    • Lesson Plan
    • High School
    • Middle School
    • EarthEcho Expeditions: PlasticSeas
    • Marine Debris
  • PlasticSeas: ReThink Your Plastic

    Students will follow the engineering design process to explore solutions to the overwhelming plastic packaging problem. They will develop sustainable designs that will consider alternatives to plastic packaging in items like juice boxes, plastic straws, bin liners, and single-use take-away/take-out containers.

    • Lesson Plan
    • Middle School
    • EarthEcho Expeditions: PlasticSeas
    • Waste Stream
    • Marine Debris
  • Plastic, Sort It Out!

    In this investigation, students design and create a Recycling Sorting Machine to eliminate the amount of waste that is incorrectly being sent to landfill. Students use basic resources (recycled and/or reused items in the classroom, home, or their community) to engineer a solution to the growing problem of waste in our schools.

    • Lesson Plan
    • Middle School
    • EarthEcho Expeditions: PlasticSeas
    • Waste Stream
    • Marine Debris