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America Recycles Day
Grade Level: Pre-K thru Kindergarten - Elementary - Middle School/Junior High - High School
Type: Web site
Summary: Link to the National America Recycles Day
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America Recycles Day Aluminum Can Challenge
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High - High School
Type: School Projects - Web site
Summary: The Can Manufacturers Institute and the Aluminum Can Council have partnered to provide a challenge for collecting aluminum cans as well as sheets and other aluminum products. This is to help generate recycling awareness. Visit the website for more informatio...
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Imagination Factory, The
Grade Level: Pre-K thru Kindergarten - Elementary - Middle School/Junior High
Type: Classroom Lessons - List - Recycled Products - School Projects
Summary: This site combines arts and crafts and environmental education (and a lot of recycling/reusing). Lessons and activities are offered, and a list of suggested art uses (for items commonly placed into the waste stream) is provided. Each of these links to a proj...
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Recycle Jeopardy
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High - High School
Type: Classroom Games and Activities - Classroom Lessons - Classroom Materials - Holiday
Summary: Complement your current lessons in recycling with this classroom game, or build a research unit around the catagories. Designed for 4-6th grade students, it can be used as a challenge for older students who are confident they know the answers. Almost all of...
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Recycling Facts Game (Provided by the Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County)
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High
Type: Classroom Games and Activities
Summary: Creative people at the Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County created an educational game that should be used at anytime during the school year, however, it has been specifically designed for use on America Recycles Day on November 15 and Earth Day on Apri...
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Rethinking Recycling
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High
Type: Classroom Lessons - Manual/Handbook
Summary: Rethinking Recycling contains activities and lesson plans for students in grades K-5. The lessons can be used separately or as a unit. Many of the lessons satisfy Oregon's new Common Curriculum Goals and Benchmarks. Rethinking Recycling was first published in...
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