Recycling Lesson Plans/Recycling Thematic Units/Recycling ActivitiesWaste- Where Does It Come From? Where Does It Go? (Grades K-12)
After playing the Recycle card game three or more times, players will be able to name all the recyclable items used in the Recycle card game.
Recycling Internet Resources
A resource center for information relating to secondary or recyclable commodities, by-products, used and surplus items or materials and collectible items.
America Recycles Day
Make the pledge to recycle and buy recycled products on November 15.
Students decorate paper grocery bags and return them to the store. The decorated bags are then distributed (filled with groceries) to shoppers on Earth Day.
Goal is to help make recycling so easy and automatic that it blends into the flow of everyday life.
Quest of the Ring Leaders
Cyber-adventure providing environmental education on six-pack rings, closed-loop recycling, entanglement, marine debris, and photodegradability.
Fun, interactive way to learn about the three R's: reduce, reuse, and recycle.
List of ideas for reusing your garbage.
Roscoe's Recycle Room
Designed to teach kids about the importance of recycling and solid waste management.
Valley Coloring Pages
Five pages to print out and color dealing with recycling.
Recycling Clip Art
Craft ideas for 10 different household products, many that you can recycle.
Provides ideas for turning items you would normally throw away into holiday crafts.
Makestuff.com Recycling Page
Craft ideas using everything from old film canisters to walnut shells.
Trash to Treasure
Another site from About.com that collects links to many craft ideas for everyday household products.
From Makingfriends.com find neat crafts for empty jars, a photo frame from a CD, and more.