Students will learn the how, what and why of recycling through hands-on activities and educational information. Supplies will be provided for each student to make their very own recycled paper beads during our program. This program is a great introduction to instill the idea of making our Earth a better place by recycling one piece of junk at a time.
Education: Grade(s) Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 4
A maximum of 30-35 students.
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We will not charge for programs cancelled due to nature i.e. snow days. The full fee will be charged to sites which cancel with less than 48 hours notice.
Hartley Outdoor Education Center
St. Charles, MI
Our mission is... to educate, lead and serve youth and adults through a positive learning environment providing hands-on experiences in a natural setting. We believe in: •Building self esteem •Instilling awareness, respect, and wise use of our natural resources through environmental education •Reinforcing classroom instruction •Expanding appreciation for past cultures
1. The program begins with a look at a typical amount of trash for one person and interactively figure out how to reduce the amount of trash that goes to the landfill.2. We will view a landfill diagram.3. We then discuss the alternatives to filling the landfill.4. A demonstration of how to make recycled paper beads will be shown. 5. Time is allowed for students to make their own beads.6. Time is allowed for questions and answers.
The participant will:-develop an understanding of the recycling process-gain knowledge of what can and cannot be recycled-engage in a discussion about "the 3 R's"-create a beautiful paper bead necklace
NS.K-4.6 PERSONAL AND SOCIAL PERSPECTIVES •Types of resources•Changes in environments
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Center for Interactive Learning and Collaboration
2075 Lookout Drive
North Mankato, MN 56003
A 501(c)(3) non-profit organization
A program of the South Central Service Cooperative, an Education Service Agency with its headquarters in southern Minnesota.