Trash: Past, Present and Future

Students explore how much trash they create. In this recycling lesson, students define stewardship and conduct an experiment to see how much trash the class produces in a week. At the end of the week the students propose ways to reduce classroom garbage as well as look at the bigger picture by discussing landfills.

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Inquiry-Based Learning
2 hrs

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