Ecoboats: The Solution That Floats

Every minute, approximately two garbage trucks worth of plastic winds up in the ocean. How are people around the globe tackling the problem of plastic pollution?

This 5E, NGSS-aligned sample lesson plan helps students learn about how people in Douala, Cameroon, are using plastic bottles in a very inventive way—by transforming them into boats!

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