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74 resources with the keyterm paper

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Old Made New

For Teachers K - 3rd
Students explore recycling. In this science lesson, students sort everyday objects based on their properties. Students view examples of items made from recycled paper. Students create recycled paper.
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Paper Weaving

For Teachers K - 3rd
Students are introduced to basic weaving techniques. Using everyday materials, they choose a base paper and weaving paper to use for the activity. Individually, they weave the papers together following written instructions. To end the...
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Paper Production

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students compare paper making by hand and by assembly line. In this manufacturing lesson, students compare and contrast the two main ways to make paper, by hand or by machine.  Students research paper making and have a class discussion...
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Applied Science - Built Environment Lab

For Teachers 3rd - 12th
Learners evaluate trash. In this Science lesson, students collect and weigh trash from their classrooms. Learners categorize the trash and the corresponding weights, recording the information on a data sheet.
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Reuse, Reduce, Recycle Paper

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students experiment with recycling paper. In this paper recycling lesson plan, students conduct an experiment in which they dissolve newspaper in water and cornstarch to make new pieces of paper. They add color or flowers to the new...
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Positively Paper

For Teachers 2nd - 9th
Students investigate recycling paper. In this recycling instructional activity, students explore different types of paper and recycled paper. Students match the correct paper to the recycled product.
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Materials

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
This interactive presentation is a visual delight for young eyes! The title slide allows you to click on one type of material: wood, fabric, plastic, metal, or paper. You are then taken to a slide to consider numerous objects and...
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Comenius Activities for Recycling

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Young scholars make cards out of recycled pieces of paper. In this recycling lesson plan, students discuss recycling, learn how paper is made, and then choose the colors they want and make their cards.
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Fractional Parts With Pattern Blocks

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders use sheets of paper to fold into different fractional parts and use fraction terms correctly. For this fractions lesson plan, 3rd graders identify fractions for halves, thirds, fourths, fifths, sixths, and eighths.
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Recycling Worksheet

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this recycling instructional activity, students sort recycling items into paper, plastic, or aluminum bins. Students sort 7 items total on this instructional activity.
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Handprint Tree

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st
Students make a tree. In this art lesson, students wrap a pole with butcher paper, paint handprints and names on the paper, and write a poem on the same paper.
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Identify the shape of paper

For Students K - 2nd
In this paper worksheet, students identify the shape of paper. Students answer 1 question and choose between a rectangle, a circle, and a cone.
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Why Recycle Paper?

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Students complete a worksheet.  In this recycling instructional activity, students identify the different types of paper they use, answer questions on recycling and discuss why recycling is important. 
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Creating Craters

For Students 2nd - 5th
In this making craters worksheet, learners make craters using paper, sand, golf balls and other materials. Students follow 4 sets of directions and answer 3 short answer questions.
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Ancient Egypt: Making Paper

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students investigate the process of making paper like the Ancient Egyptians did with papyrus. They compare and contrast the making of different types of paper and create a document from recycling paper. Students write out the steps...
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Cut Paper Masks

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students examine different types of masks from various cultures. Using the masks, they identify the use of design elements in them. They create their own paper mask using the elements and share them with the class. After viewing a...
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Paper Masks/Heads

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers examine the processes and beliefs used by different cultures to create works of art. Using the internet, they research the types of arts used by cultures that have been transmitted to future generations. They use...
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Positively Paper

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students discover that all paper is recycled the same way, and that some paper requires complex chemical treatments before it can be made into usable recycled paper. They see that we must choose what kinds of paper minimize environmental...
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Paper Recycling Program

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Students design a campaign to encourage paper recycling at the school.  In this recycling lesson, students try to persuade other students and staff members to adopt a new recycling program.  Students work together in groups to come up...
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Piles of Paper

For Teachers K - 6th
Track how much paper their class uses in a week. They will pile their used paper into one place, each day the pile is measured. They make predictions about how much paper they would collect in a month, then recycle the paper.
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Introspective Lesson

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students write about themselves in a descriptive form in a variety of ways. In this introspective lesson plan, students can write a poem, paper, list, and more.
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Heptagon

For Students 3rd - 6th
In this heptagon worksheet, students use sheets of paper and follow directions in order to create a heptagon. Students follow 8 sets of directions.
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WORKING HARD OR HARDLY WORKING

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students research a specific career and have the opportunity to gain new information, utilize electronic technology, and write a grade-level appropriate paper.
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Traveling Seeds

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st
Students decorate their bags with crayons. In this art and science lesson, students go outside and collect seeds. Students come back inside and sort the seeds into flyers, riders, poppers, or floaters. Students discuss the differences...