A lesson on helping the environment through recycling. Great for Earth Day. Includes some basic information and interesting facts about recycling in a short article for beginner to lower-intermediate students. Features some group discussion and vocabulary work as well as a quiz for reading comprehension. There is a crossword to check students' knowlege of key vocabulary in the article. A powerpoint is included to help teachers introduce the topic and help keep the class discussions interesting for everyone. There is an audio recording of the article so learners can hear natural stress and tone.