Round and Round it Goes

Students will explore the circular economy and take a closer look at programs that are seeking to reduce waste.

12 Classrooms

Learning Outcomes

  • discuss the importance of a circular economy
  • understand the how to present a persuasive argument

Instructions

Complete one of the following options. You will only be able to submit your work and get credit for one option.

Option 1: Learn about the circular economy

Students will explore the circular economy and create a poster or infographic showing the steps and materials involved.

Option 2: Encourage companies to participate in a circular economy

Students will choose a company and encourage that company to participate in the circular economy through a letter or video.

Resources

Classrooms who have completed the challenge

Energy savings by the numbers

water_works 28,843 Litres of water conserved
hour_no_power 856 Hours of no power
take_home 6,270 Items Kept from Landfill