Everyone’s talking about the environment and saving energy, but what are some easy steps anyone can take to lessen their impact on the environment? In this program, students learn easy green solutions that will save the environment, as well as ideas about how to make green choices, which are highlighted in the program’s four chapters:
- Your Planet: Love It or Leave It
Viewers are introduced to the environmental issues at stake and the activities that use the most energy. Americans make up 5 percent of the world’s population, but consume 25 percent of the world’s resources.
- What Color Are Your Wheels? Getting Around Green
This part is about transportation. Viewers will learn how they drive not only impacts the environment, but also their pocketbooks. A demonstration is given on how to properly inflate a car’s tires.
- Living Green at Home – Easy Everyday Habits
Offers easy things you can do around the house to save energy.
- All Wired Up – Electronics’ Ugly Energy Secret
Discusses how our electronics waste energy. Viewers discover which electronics are energy hogs, what is phantom energy, and why they should look for the Energy Star logo when purchasing new electronics.
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- Go Green Around Your Home (DVD)
- Go Green Bingo (game)
- Ways to Go Green Poster Set (laminated, unframed)