Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Webinar: Teen Earth Optimism – How to Be Eco-Friendly at Home

Archived Webinar

The Zoom webinar with Museum Educator Heather Richardson aired June 2, 2020, as part of the Teen Tuesday: Earth Optimism series. Watch a recording in the player above.


Museum Educator Heather Richardson talks about ways all of us can be more environmentally sustainable at home. She shares eco-friendly project ideas and resources for repurposing everyday household objects. She also discusses ways that young people and the choices they make can improve our planet and our future moving forward!

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Resource Type
Videos and Webcasts
Grade Level
6-8, 9-12
Life Science, Social Studies