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Grade 6-8

Conservation and Recycling: Reuse

by Ellie B. | Science

1 Lesson 5:15
  1. 1. Conservation and Recycling: Reuse 5:15

Grade 6-8


NGSS Standards

About the course

"Even if you're focused on reducing your use of harmful products, you're likely to still create waste. Learn how reusing resources is incredibly useful. From clothes to books to boxes to water bottles, evaluate how your everyday items can be repurposed.

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


Mini Compost Bin Part 3

Course overview


Conservation and Recycling: Reuse

Learn how to reuse resources that are used daily in your life.


  • compost bin
  • Conservation
  • Fertilizer
  • recycling
  • reuse

Recommended Materials

Cut container from previous course with organic debris and paper in it, food scraps, water (spray bottle optional) and a wet kitchen rag


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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