Are you ready for Earth Day? What can be recycled? How does nature recycle? This 8-page create-a-book gives an introduction to recycling. Your students will fill in the blanks to complete the book, cut and paste images (included) to illustrate the book, and follow up activities that include a comprehension sheet, sorting, and graphing.
(5 pages): Print front/back at actual size.
Follow up comprehension
(6 pages): 3 options include
* a 1-page all inclusive flip-flap trifold booklet
* a 2-page activity to sort by recycle/trash/compost
* a 3-page activity to sort by type of recyclable, plus graphing
Full color sorting cards
(8 pages): 28 color sorting cards plus headings. Use for individual sorting activity, class discussion, or whole class activity. May also be used as creative writing prompts: have your student follow the life cycle of the item on their card.
If you would like more activities for Earth Day
and beyond, please visit my Earth Helpers unit
. This book is included.