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Make your life more eco-friendly with the green living tips in this Howcast video series. The environment will thank you!
You Will Need
- A library
- A computer with internet access
- A small project
- A large project
- To set a good example
Research ways to be green
Get information from the library or on the internet to read about how you can be green. Find out what other people have done and think about how your family could use those ideas.
Create a list of changes
Look around your house and make a list of all of the ways that your family could change to be more environmentally responsible. Pick a few small changes to start with.
Talk to your parents
Talk to your parents about what it means to be green and about how even small steps can help make the world a cleaner place. Ask them to help you with the changes you want to make.
Start with one small project
Pick one small project to start with – something that won't require them to make a major change or spend a lot of money. Explain the project to your family.
Move on to bigger projects
Talk with your parents about working on bigger, possibly costlier projects. Decide with your family which projects you can tackle next and make a plan.
Incorporate green living into everyday life
Incorporate green living into your everyday life. By working hard and setting a good example, your family is sure to follow.