Plastic Pollution

Daily News Lesson: How pandemic pollution contributes to plastic problem

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO Directions: Read the summary, watch the video and answer the discussion questions. A transcript of the video is available here. Summary: As the…read more

Sharing innovation and invention stories

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In this lesson plan, students will watch and discuss three short STEM videos produced by NewsHour’s teen reporters. Continue reading

Lesson plan: How student inventors can help solve their community’s plastic problem

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Use this NewsHour lesson plan to learn more about invention education and how students are creating solutions to help improve plastic pollution. Continue reading

Pristine Rapa Nui (Easter Island) battles tons of plastic pollution

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO   Directions: Read the summary, watch the video and answer the discussion questions. You may want to read along using the transcript here or…read more

Our plastic problem and how to solve it

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