Think Twice: Straight-Talking Teens Speak Out About Mass Consumption

SEEK Updated
10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Video
Abstract: 

Follow 2 teenagers through a typical day at school in this clever, fast-paced look at the issue of teenage consumption. Find out what an average teenage girl spends more than $18,000 on in her lifetime. See where the components in your TV and stereo come from and trace the environmental impact of their production. Learn about the effects of accelerated consumption and discover simple things to keep in mind every day to have a positive impact on our planet.

Author: 
The Video Project
Topic Areas: 
Economics
Waste Prevention
Target Audience: 
Grades 7-9
Grades 10-12
Families
Geographic Location: 
All Minnesota
Pages/Length: 
7 min.
Date Produced/Published: 
2003
Fee: 
No
Library loan: 
Yes
Quantity: 
1
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
Contact(s) or order information.: 

Available for free* two-week loan from:

Learning Resource Center & Library
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
520 Lafayette Rd North
St. Paul MN 55155
651-757-2120 or 800-877-6300
resourcecenter.pca@state.mn.us

*borrower pays return postage.