Earth Day

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1st - 3rd, Homeschool
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Earth Day. This Earth Day Unit concentrates on the 5 R's Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and Rot. Follow along with the Earth Day 5 R's team as they explore how to Refuse what they do not need, Reduce what they do use, Reuse items creatively, Recycle as a last resort and Rot (compost) the rest.
In this unit there is an earth day mini-book with each R Character explaining the R's as Refuse-It Renee, Reduce-It Randy, Reuse-It Rita, Recycle-It Ryan, and Rot-It Roxy.
Enjoy this fun new twist on Earth Day!

**UPDATE** 3/4/14 Now includes black and white version of mini-books.

**UPDATE** 4/22/14 Now includes earth day activity sheets to go with each mini-book.

**UPDATE** 4/4/16 Now includes "I Heart the Earth" Writing Craftivity

Inside you’ll find:

-”Meet the 5 R’s Team!” Poster

-”Refuse-It Renee” Earth Day Mini-Book & Needs vs. Wants Activity Sheet

-”Reduce-It Randy” Earth Day Mini-Book & Conservation Activity Sheet

-”Reuse-It Rita” Earth Day Mini-Book & Trash to Treasure Activity Sheet

-”Recycle-It Ryan” Earth Day Mini-Book & Recycling Sort

-”Rot-It Roxy" Earth Day Mini-Book & Compost Cycle Poster with Activity Sheet

-”My 5 R’s” Earth Day Mini-Book (for students to complete)

-5 Different Posters Highlighting Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle & Rot

-My 5 R’s Earth Day Award Certificate

*This unit is for the sole use of the purchaser.
*This unit may be reproduced for the purchaser's classroom only.
*The purchaser may NOT use this unit to create items for sale or free download.

I’d love to answer any questions you may have, so please ask all questions before your download!

Aspire to Inspire!
-Michaela Peterson
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