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Eco Pads

Elementary, Middle


This video features a 'take-off' of the popular MTV reality show, Cribs.  Narrated by British comedian, Marcus Brigstocke, this 'tongue-in-cheek' presentation is full of conservation and sustainable living tips in a format that the students can definitely relate to.

General Assessment

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This video would be a useful addition to any unit or discussion that relates to reducing our ecological footprint.  While viewing the program, students could be charged with identifying the different ideas and practices presented.  After viewing, students could develop a program to implement some of the suggestions in their school, home and/or community.

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Themes Addressed

Citizenship (2)

  • General Guide to Taking Action
  • Sustainable Consumption

Energy (1)

  • Energy Use

Waste Management (2)

  • Composting
  • Rethink, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle