Celebrate the Earth with Less Pollution – Recycle Responsibly and Remember to Reduce & Reuse!
Grades: 5 - 9

Video Description: Jean Ponzi, Green Resources Manager for EarthWays Center of the Missouri Botanical Garden, demonstrates easy ways to reduce, reuse, and recycle.

Type of Video: Program*
Unique Video ID: Environment-44**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • Provide the video to students who are engaging in an independent project related recycling or other green environmental practices.
  • Use the video in a flipped learning activity and have students come to class prepared to share two insights gained by watching the video and one topic they would like to research more.


*Programs offer long form exploration of a topic(s) in the area of study with single or multiple guests interacting with an audience.

**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.