The class will read the story The Wartville Wizard. The students will then discuss the story and the impact that litter can have on a community. As a follow up activity, the class will discuss what the people of Wartville should have done with all their trash; reduce, reuse, recycle. Students will then identify what items can be recycled and what natural resource they are made from.
Science SOLs: K.11, 1.5, 1.8
Concepts and Vocabulary Introduced
Litter, Landfill, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Environment, Natural Resource, Renewable, Nonrenewable
Equipment Needed: DVD Player or Computer/Smartboard
Duration: 45 - 60 minutesSchedule this Program