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Grade 6-8

Self-Sustainability: Renewable Resources

by Ellie B. | Science

1 Lesson 4:54
  1. 1. Self-Sustainability: Renewable Resources 4:54

Grade 6-8


NGSS Standards

About the course

"Take a look at an alternative to non-renewable resources! Renewable resources can be replaced by natural processes as quickly as they are used by humans, including solar power, hydropower, wind power, geothermal power, and biomass production.

Adopt an eco-friendly lifestyle by learning how to reduce your carbon emissions and prioritizing renewable resources."


Aftereffects of a Melted Glacier

Course overview


Self-Sustainability: Renewable Resources

Take a look at an alternative to non-renewable resources!


  • Climate Change
  • Environmental Science
  • environmentalism
  • Glacier
  • global warming
  • greenhouse effect
  • Science

Recommended Materials

baking sheet or bin, dirt and/or organic debris, a piece of ice, wax paper or tin foil (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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