Reuse, Reduce, Recycle Paper

Students experiment with recycling paper. In this paper recycling lesson, 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 paper to decorate it. They complete an assessment in which they draw the experiment and write a letter on the new paper.

3rd - 5th Science 7 Views 16 Downloads
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Inquiry-Based Learning

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Jewel M.
Having access to ready-made plans, which I modify for my students, gives me more time to plan effective processing, and assessment strategies.
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Springfield Gardens, NY