Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: Earth Day Every Day!

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle:  Earth Day Every Day!
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle:  Earth Day Every Day!
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle:  Earth Day Every Day!
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle:  Earth Day Every Day!
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle:  Earth Day Every Day!
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle:  Earth Day Every Day!
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle:  Earth Day Every Day!
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle:  Earth Day Every Day!
Grade Levels
Product Rating
4.0
6 Ratings
File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

1 MB|17 pages
Share
Product Description
This engaging inquiry-based mini-unit helps students develop a conceptual understanding about the importance of reducing, reusing, and recycling. Here's what's included:

Activity 1: Earth’s Water: This inquiry activity helps students conceptualize the available water for human consumption. Extensions of this activity include a writing activity as well as a pie graph activity.
Activity 2: Clean it Up: Students work cooperatively to build a water filter.
Activity 3: Reuse it!: Student learn why it is important to try to reuse items to avoid overfilling our landfills. Using recyclable materials, students use creativity and group work to construct something useful.
Activity 4: The 3 R’s Poster : Students culminate the mini-unit by creating a poster sharing what they have learned about the 3 R’s. A rubric for grading is also included.

Do you teach 5th grade and follow NGSS? This product is also available in a 5th grade Entire Year Bundle covering all NGSS standards for 5th grade. Check it out here:

5th Grade Entire Year

Feedback is always appreciated; you can earn TpT credits for future purchases!

If you like this product consider following me and check out these similar products:

Photosynthesis

Atomic Structure

States of Matter

Properties of Matter

Physical and Chemical Changes

Matter-Bundled

Matter Centers

Heredity and Traits

Air and Air Pressure Centers

Integrated Weather Mini Unit

Space Thematic Unit

Animal Adaptations

Magnetism and Electromagnets

Ecosystems

Weathering and Erosion

Earth's Crust and the Rock Cycle

Earth Science Bundle





Total Pages
17 pages
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
4 days
Report this Resource
Loading...
$4.00
Digital Download
More products from Dr Jans Math and Science Lab
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up