Living Green Kids


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Living Green Kids

  1. 1. Living Green Our Homes, Our Food, Our Earth, Our Lives.
  2. 2. What is Green? <ul><li>It is an attempt to live your life in such a way that you do not help destroy the earth. </li></ul><ul><li>Like this swirl bulb below. It uses far less energy than a regular bulb. </li></ul>
  3. 3. What do you think this picture means?
  4. 4. Do you know that….. <ul><li>Most household waste is made up of paper, plastic, metals, glass, food waste, organic materials, and wood. Plastics, metals and glass can take millions of years before they break down. Yet they are prime materials for recycling. </li></ul><ul><li>Who can tell what recycling is? </li></ul>
  5. 5. Anwser <ul><li>Recycling is the collection and processing of used materials to create new products. </li></ul><ul><li>Recycling reduces waste, the consumption of raw materials, energy use, air and water pollution, and greenhouse gases. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Energy. <ul><li>This is a wind farm………. </li></ul><ul><li>What do you think it is used for? </li></ul>
  7. 7. Pollution. <ul><li>Hey! What do we have here? </li></ul><ul><li>You tell me </li></ul>
  8. 8. What can you tell about this picture? <ul><li>Is this good or bad? </li></ul>
  9. 9. Do you know what greenhouse gas is? <ul><li>Let’s learn 2 new words </li></ul><ul><li>1.emission </li></ul><ul><li>2.pollution </li></ul>
  10. 10. Why the warning? <ul><li>Do you know plants use carbon dioxide? </li></ul>
  11. 11. They also need water. <ul><li>What happened to this piece of land? </li></ul>
  12. 12. Degrade <ul><li>What does that mean? </li></ul>
  13. 13. Those that degrade easily and put nutrients back in the soil <ul><li>Can you name some ? </li></ul>
  14. 14. Erosion <ul><li>What do you think? Good or Bad? </li></ul>
  15. 15. So what can we do? <ul><li>Live an environmentally healthy life </li></ul>
  16. 16. Sustain <ul><li>Recycle, Reuse and buy smart </li></ul>
  17. 17. Remember that bulb! <ul><li>What is the difference? </li></ul>
  18. 18. Eco-Friendly <ul><li>Is this good for our earth? </li></ul>
  19. 19. Losing Ice <ul><li>What do you think is happening here? </li></ul>
  20. 20. Fog <ul><li>What’s over New York City? </li></ul>
  21. 21. Trees <ul><li>Why do we need them? </li></ul>
  22. 22. Our Rivers. <ul><li>Don’t Dump </li></ul>
  23. 23. Protect the earth <ul><li>Dispose of garbage safely </li></ul>
  24. 24. Losing Trees <ul><li>Do we want our earth to look like this ? </li></ul>
  25. 25. Eco-Friendly <ul><li>Notice the word eco? </li></ul>
  26. 26. Eco_friendly <ul><li>How would these bags help? </li></ul>
  27. 27. Farmers are Important <ul><li>Organic foods </li></ul>
  28. 28. USDA <ul><li>What does organic mean? </li></ul>
  29. 29. The Beach <ul><li>Sustain our Earth </li></ul>
  30. 30. Our Garbage <ul><li>Today our garbage can be deadly </li></ul>
  31. 31. The Rivers <ul><li>One of our important resources </li></ul>
  32. 32. Organic <ul><li>What’s different about these cows? </li></ul>
  33. 33. Our Schools <ul><li>What will make your school an eco-school? </li></ul>
  34. 34. How does this help? <ul><li>Ride, Ride, Ride!!!! </li></ul>
  35. 35. Eco_Shampoo <ul><li>Some bathroom products are harmful. </li></ul>
  36. 36. What do you think? <ul><li>Is this a good idea? </li></ul>
  37. 37. What about this? <ul><li>Make a list of what you can recycle </li></ul>
  38. 38. Hybrid Cars <ul><li>Like this? It’s an eco-friendly car. </li></ul>
  39. 40. Laptops <ul><li>Do they help us or hurt us? </li></ul>
  40. 41. Here’s what we can do <ul><li>Yes we can </li></ul>
  41. 42. Plastic Bags <ul><li>Get your own eco-bag to take to the deli </li></ul>
  42. 43. Printer paper <ul><li>Do not waste paper </li></ul>