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Grade 6-8

Conservation and Recycling: Reduce

by Ellie B. | Science

1 Lesson 5:57
  1. 1. Conservation and Recycling: Reduce 5:57

Grade 6-8


NGSS Standards

About the course

"Break down what it means to ""Reduce, Reuse, Recycle," on a daily basis. With the value of conservation in mind, examine how these three small actions make a big impact. See these concepts in action as you continue creating your own compost bin!

Learn why the motto Reduce, Reuse, Recycle is integral to conservation and protecting our non-renewable resources."


Mini Compost Bin Part 2

Course overview


Conservation and Recycling: Reduce

Break down what it means to "Reduce, Reuse, Recycle," on a daily basis.


  • compost bin
  • Conservation
  • fertilizer
  • recycle
  • reduce
  • reuse

Recommended Materials

Cut container from last course, dirt and other organic debris, recycled paper, water (spray bottle optional)


Ellie (they/them) is a Brooklyn-based performer and teaching artist. Ellie graduated from NYU with a BFA in Drama with minors in Applied Theatre and Linguistics. Ellie is also an environmentalist and forager, and they strive to lead a low-waste lifestyle.

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