Favorite Classroom Activities for Going Green
Educate students about the many ways they can reduce their impact on the environment. The activities in this slideshow will encourage students to consider how they can go green in their classroom and at home. You'll find the perfect activity to celebrate America Recycles Day (November 15). From creating a school compost bin to designing a home recycling center, students will learn a variety of methods for conserving natural resources, reducing waste, reusing trash, and recycling materials. Check out our article on Green Classroom Practices That Save Money to learn more.
Introduce your students to a lab that evaluates a student's ability to develop a classification system for trash, to measure an amount of trash, and to determine the reusability of trash. Materials list, set-up instructions, and evaluation guide are included.