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1 Multimedia Presentation Created by: RECYCLINGMultimedia Presentation Created by:Karyn ChandlerMollie DwyerWes EmletPatty Lewis
2 Click here to learn more facts about recycling StatisticsEvery piece of plastic ever made is still on EarthEvery year Americans use enough water bottles to circle the EarthThe average American makes 4 pounds of trash a day = 1,460 pounds a year!Americans make 40% of the world’s wasteClick here to learn more facts about recycling
3 This is what happens when you don’t recycle. chris-jordan-midway-atoll-pacific-trash-gyre-albatross
6 Types of recyclable products RecycleWhat is recycling?Sorting activityHow does it work?Types of recyclable products
7 What is Recycling? Definition Why we should recycle… Collecting, separating, and changing items into something newWhy we should recycle…Save our planetSaves natural resources like treesReduce pollution
15 Use of Recyclable Objects Object Serves a Purpose Project Rubric123Use of Recyclable ObjectsUses 1 recycled objectUses 2 recycled objectsUses at least 3 recycled objectsCreates New ObjectDoes not create a new objectCreates a new object that is a little different from the original objectsCreates a new object completely different from the original objectsObject Serves a PurposeNew object has the same purpose as the original objectNew object has a purpose which is almost like the original objectNew object has a completely new purposeCreativityNew object is not creativeNew object is a little creativeNew object is creative
17 What does it mean? Reduce means to use less of something
18 Activity DirectionsYou will be given 3 short stories. Help the students find ways to reduce their amount of waste in each situation.Click here to begin!
19 Scenario 1Larry brings a bag lunch to school every day. When he is finished he throws his paper bag, 2 plastic bags and banana peel away. What can Larry do to reduce his amount of waste?Click here to answer.
20 Scenario 2Sarah buys a package of water bottles each week. She brings a new bottle to school every day. When she is finished she throws it away. What can Sarah do to reduce her waste?Click here to answer.
21 Scenario 3Mrs. Greenwaldt is printing off a review for Science class. It is 1 sided and stapled with 1 question on each page. What should Mrs. Greenwaldt do to reduce the amount of paper she is using?Click here to answer.