Recycling Teacher Resources
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The Ugly Duckling's Journey to Away - Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle
For this recycling worksheet set, students read about where trash goes in Pinellas county. They fill in blanks in the words reduce, recycle, and reuse. They identify items that can be recycled, make words from the letters in the word "conservation," complete brain teasers and a matching game.
3rd - 5th Science 9 Views 41 Downloads
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and Respect
Second graders study the vocabulary that is associated with recycling and tell what recycling is. In this recycling lesson, 2nd graders use flash cards and Concentration type games to learn the vocabulary associated with recycling. They watch a PowerPoint presentation about recycling and discuss whys to reduce waste at home and at school.
2nd Science 13 Views 51 Downloads
Students study environmental issues of excess garbage and learn about recycling. In this recycling lesson plan, students discuss recycling and read a story about too much garbage. Students write a persuasive essay about the importance of recycling.
2nd - 5th Science 3 Views 24 Downloads
Garbage vs. Recycle Centre
Here is a good resource for introducing the basics of recycling to young learners. In it, pupils practice identifying things that can be recycled and things that must be placed in the garbage can. This simple, yet effective, teaching idea should be ideal for young recyclers.
K Science 3 Views 15 Downloads
Kings and Queens of Recycling
Students discuss how they could separate trash into recycling and non recycling items. In this recycling lesson plan, students write down ideas on how they could reuse or recycle some of the trash items that are in a trash bag presented to them.
2nd - 3rd Science 3 Views 10 Downloads
Spreading Cheer by Recycling!
Students recycle paper and make greeting cards. In this recycling instructional activity, students use scraps of classroom paper to make new sheets of paper. They make greeting cards out of the paper and spread cheer to others in their community.
K - 2nd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 12 Downloads
Recycling and Resources
Sixth graders examine ways to conserve natural resources. In this environmental lesson, 6th graders read the book Just a Dream and discuss the natural resources that they recycle. Students brainstorm ways to conserve natural resources other than recycling.
6th Science 3 Views 16 Downloads
Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle
Students promote recycling efforts. In this recycling lesson, students design a bumper sticker and write a persuasive letter to submit to a fictional City Council. The intent of both products is to expand recycling efforts in their community.
4th - 5th Science 5 Views 22 Downloads
The Three R's -- Recycle, Reuse, or Reduce
Young scholars discuss ways they can conserve the various natural resources of the Earth. In groups, they classify resources into renewable and nonrenewable and identify which ones can be recycled. They develop a Three R's chart to show what can be recycled or reused and present it to the class.
6th - 8th Science 3 Views 21 Downloads