Students will learn about recycling, how it works, why it’s important, and what they can do to help. Local recycling programs will be discussed so students know how to incorporate this lesson into their daily lives. Students will see a variety of new materials that were recycled from other materials.
Science SOLs: 3.3, 3.6, 3.10, 4.5, 4.9, 5.7
Concepts and Vocabulary Introduced
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Natural Resources, Consumption, Conservation, Petroleum, Ore, Mineral, Deforestation, Renewable, Nonrenewable, Landfill
Equipment Needed: Projector for Powerpoint or Computer/Smartboard
Duration: 45 - 60 minutesSchedule this Program