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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 and we will see what we can do to help you.

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  • Presenting Sponsor The Northrop Grumman Foundation

    Northrop Grumman and the Northrop Grumman Foundation are dedicated to expanding and enhancing sustainable science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education opportunities for students globally. Learn more about EarthEcho Expeditions Presenting Sponsor here.

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    • Middle School
    • EarthEcho Expeditions: PlasticSeas
    • Marine Debris
  • PlasticSeas: Nurdle Know-How

    Students examine the nature of the problem and work collaboratively to create solutions to the issue of nurdles becoming evermore present in our oceans. Nurdles are small plastic resin pellets which are used to make many of the plastics we use every day. Unfortunately, they end up where they are not supposed to and cause a wide range of problems. Nurdle Know-How is a series of activities that will ultimately prepare students to design and build a nurdle capture system to…

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