Adolescent Initiative

Environmental initiatives turn to educational tactics to help inspire kids

Implications - Realizing the need to instill a sense of environmental awareness among younger generations, eco initiatives are turning to workshops and toys that help educate children about environmental issues. Providing a platform where kids can learn about these issues and how to mitigate them, these techniques recognize the importance of youth engagement and strive to make the learning process as enjoyable and interactive as possible.
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Educational Packaging Toys - IDEO.org Creates Eco-Friendly Packaging that Doubles as Playthings
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Warm 15,221 Clicks Pub: Mar 27, 15
Educational Packaging Toys
IDEO.org Creates Eco-Friendly Packaging that Doubles as Playthings
Give a baby a plastic bottle or a child a cardboard box, and they can be entertained for hours; so it’s surprising that someone hasn’t created a line of packaging toys before this. Born... [More]
Eco Plant Packaging - 'Grow with Me' Herb Garden Kits Come in Double-Duty Biodegradable Boxes
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This Year and Hot 7,805 Clicks Pub: Aug 1, 16
Eco Plant Packaging
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In a number of different ways, this plant packaging concept would appeal to adults and children alike, making nutritional and sustainable practices accessible and fun. Designed for a school project... [More]
Solar-Powered Bottle Toys - This Solar PET Bottle Car Teaches Kids About Electronics and Upcycling
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Warm 1,523 Clicks Pub: Feb 18, 16
Solar-Powered Bottle Toys
This Solar PET Bottle Car Teaches Kids About Electronics and Upcycling
Sometimes the most common household objects can provide the most amusement for kids, like this simple DIY bottle toy kit. The Solar-Powered PET Bottle Car kit supplies kids with a set of wheels... [More]
Eco-Friendly Card Games - 'Go Eco' Teaches Players About Conserving the Environment
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This Year and Warm 1,355 Clicks Pub: Jul 6, 16
Eco-Friendly Card Games
'Go Eco' Teaches Players About Conserving the Environment
Educational card games are a great way to incorporate fun into learning. ‘Go Eco’ is one example of that. Developed by Eco Eco Entertainment, the Go Eco card game is focused on teaching... [More]
Kid-Focused Monitoring Systems - The Bear-Shaped Home Energy Monitor Teaches Kids About Eco Behavior
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Average 510 Clicks Pub: Jun 5, 15
Kid-Focused Monitoring Systems
The Bear-Shaped Home Energy Monitor Teaches Kids About Eco Behavior
Perfect for eco-conscious families, the Hyko Polar Bear is a home energy monitor. It comes as a part of a whole system designed to help people better their energy usage at home by teaching children... [More]
Educational Air-Purifying Kits - Volkswagen Teaches Students in China to Create a DIY Air Filter
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Mild 200 Clicks Pub: Jun 8, 15
Educational Air-Purifying Kits
Volkswagen Teaches Students in China to Create a DIY Air Filter
In order to address the huge pollution problem in China, Volkswagen sent a series of DIY air filter kits branded as ‘Clean Air in a Box’ to Chinese classrooms. The simple system was... [More]
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