Recycling Teacher Resources
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Fill In The GAPP
Youngsters discover what recycling is and identify things that can be recycled. They use both video and Internet resources to aid them in their study. This is a well-designed lesson plan with excellent activities and a nicely-written letter to parents regarding an upcoming class project on recycling.
K - 1st Science 3 Views 15 Downloads
Students use recycled materials to create a sculpture using additive and subtractive processes. They give a presentation explaining the materials used and how this piece of artwork can be used to tell others about the importance of recycling.
4th - 6th Science 8 Views 34 Downloads
Three R's to Environmental Stewardship: Earth Day
Students explore the ways to conserve our natural resources. In this recycling, reusing, and reducing lesson students read Dinosaurs to the Rescue and apply their findings to learning ways to conserve resources. Students complete a worksheet and complete a chosen project for Earth Day.
3rd - 5th Science 9 Views 87 Downloads
Earth Day Number Sense
Elementary schoolers count and order objects using numbers 1-300. They bring recyclable items from home. Young scholars group the items, skip count by 2's, 3's, and 5's, and arrange the items on a number line. Recyclable plastic bags are put in groups of 300 to be used to make sleeping mats for the children of Haiti.
2nd - 4th Science 11 Views 160 Downloads
Keeping Up with Trash
Apply the concept of unit conversion to how much trash is recycled in the United States. Pupils are given the amount of aluminum, glass, and paper products recycled daily, they convert the daily amount of recyclables into weekly, monthly, yearly, hourly, per minute, and per second amounts.
6th - 8th Math 3 Views 88 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Protecting Our Planet
Students discuss pollution and ways humans create pollution as well as how litter and pollution affect plants and animals. The class participates in a pollution simulation which demonstrates how land, water, plants, animals and humans are all affected by the pollution we create.
3rd - 4th Science 8 Views 29 Downloads
Our Class, Our Earth day
Learners understand the importance of participating in recycling and clean-up efforts in the community. In this recycling lesson plan, students respond to questions after reading "The Wartville Wizard" by Don Madden. Learners articulate feelings about finding trash in the classroom.
K - 2nd Science 5 Views 18 Downloads
What We Can Recycle
In the second of a four-part activity on reducing one's impact on the environment, kids look at local recycling posters to determine which items are recyclable and which should be reused. For homework, each child takes inventory of his/her refrigerator to figure out how many containers are recyclable.
6th - 8th Science 14 Views 13 Downloads