Recycling By: Angie Bartz Home Introduction Directions Quiz Lesson
Introduction • Subject: Science • Grade Level: Kindergarten • Objective: This lesson will teach you what recycling is, and how to recycle. It will help you understand what can, and can’t be recycled.
Resource List • http://www.ecy.wa.gov/programs/swfa/kidspage/ • http://www.recycleworks.org/kids/index.html • Here are two websites you can visit to learn more about recycling. There are games to play too!
Directions • I am going to teach you how to recycle! • Each slide will show you what to do. • Read very carefully because there will be a quiz at the end.
What is recycling? • Recycling is when used materials are turned into new items. • Only certain items can be recycled. • Items that can be recycled, but are not, can hurt the Earth. • If you recycle, you are helping the Earth.
The 3 R’s • Reduce • Reuse • Recycle
Items you CAN recycle Plastic Glass Paper
Items you CAN recycle Aluminum Cans
Remember! • Clean out food containers before recycling! • Clean out extra liquid before recycling! • Remove all lids and caps before recycling!
Item you CAN’T recycle Paper plates and cups Tissues and diapers
Items you CAN’T recycle Tree branches Grass Plants
Items you CAN’T recycle Batteries Paint products
Recycling Tips • Sort through your items. • Make sure all the materials can be recycled. • Place your items in the right bins. • Rinse out food and liquid before recycling.
Review! • Reduce • Reuse • Recycle The 3 R’s
Quiz! Good Luck!
Question 3:What are the 3 R’s? Rinse Reuse Rainbow Reduce Reuse Recycle Red Recycle Reuse
Congratulations! You did it! Remember to recycle as much as you can!