10/10 Personal Pin This infographic is super relevant, as both Alabama and my home state of Tennessee are experiencing incredibly severe droughts. Conserving water is super important, and also a very easy way to lead a more sustainable life.
Aeroponics is the process of growing plants in an air or mist environment without the use of soil or an aggregate medium. It is an extremely economical way of growing plants due to high yields and fast growth and all micro-nutrients and water are recycled meaning water loss is cut by 99%. Conservation of water and no need for agrichemicals means that this system can be used anywhere.
Marine Oil Spill Lab: Great inquiry lab to get kids thinking about the environment, problem-solving, and how much more difficult it would be to clean up a real oil spill. Website has as detailed teacher instructions as well as a downloadable copy of the lab.