COMPLETE ONE OF THE FOLLOWING OPTIONS. EACH OPTION IS WORTH THE SAME NUMBER OF POINTS. YOU WILL ONLY BE ABLE TO SUBMIT WORK AND GET POINTS FOR ONE OPTION.
OPTION 1: Host a swap meet
Students will explore the importance of reusing items as a means of reducing their waste by hosting a swap meet in their school or community.
OPTION 2: Learn about the recycling process of everyday items
Students will explore the recycling process of everyday items and create a poster that shows the steps and materials involved.
By the end of this activity, students:
- will have discussed the importance of reusing and recycling items
- will understand the recycling process of at least one material (option 2)
Youtube video: Recyling for kids with waste management's Mr. Cool can.
Calgary recycling: how recyclables are sorted