What Can We Do To Reduce Stores Using Plastic Bags?
Grades: 6 - 8

Video Description: Jean Ponzi, Green Resources Manager for the EarthWays Center of the Missouri Botanical Garden, offers suggestions for reducing store’s use of plastic bags.

Type of Video: Segment*
Unique Video ID: Environment-51**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • Use the video as part of an environmental awareness project students create to encourage people to reuse items to reduce pollution.


*Segment videos are short excerpts edited from interviews or interactive programs that offer flexible and differentiated ways to use the rich content included in the full-length conversation.

**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.