Want an interesting way to explain to kids how consumer demand is created? Want to get some interesting facts about bottled water? What to know what cap-and-trade really means and whether it is a good thing or not? Want to know what all our electronic toys cost the planet? Why not mosey over to the “Story of Stuff Project” for some short, entertaining clips that are ideal for explaining difficult topics in simple English. It’s suitable for kids and adults and, while it doesn’t always provide the answers to life’s woes, it helps you start asking the right questions. Two thumbs up!
- Live chat with the Story of Stuff’s Annie Leonard (grist.org)
- ‘The Story of Stuff’ Founder Annie Leonard Launching Eco Kids Series (ecorazzi.com)
- ‘The Story of Stuff’ Takes on E-Waste and Toxic Gadgets (greenbiz.com)
- “Story of Stuff” Creator and PBS Launch Kid-Friendly Web Series (earth911.com)