Closing the Loop: Integrated Waste Management Activities for School and Home (K-12)

SEEK Updated
10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Curriculum
Abstract: 

A compendium of practical, hands-on activities that will help students acquire life-long resource conservation attitudes and practices. The activities focus on solid waste and environmental awareness topics for grades K-12. Also features a number of activities for students to do at home to manage waste and recycle. Consists of materials compiled from the very best waste management curricula from across the country. Engaging, easy to use. Includes forms, charts, worksheets, student hand-outs, and originals for making overhead projections.

Author: 
Chadbourne & Chadbourne, Inc., submitted by Minnesota Office of Environmental Assistance (OEA)
Topic Areas: 
Curriculum
Recycling
Pollution Prevention
Waste Management
Target Audience: 
Teachers
Grades Pre K-12
Geographic Location: 
All Minnesota
Enhancements / Connections: 

Chadbourne & Chadbourne offer many other current literature and curriculum guides on waste and other environmental issues, including a handbook for schools at every level to use in planning, designing, and implementing a school-based integrated waste management program. Also see the SEEK listing for the Minnesota Office of Environmental Assistance (OEA) Education Clearinghouse for waste and recycling education resources, including fact sheets, guides, and audio-visual materials.

Pages/Length: 
506
Date Produced/Published: 
1993
Fee: 
Yes
Cost: 
$32 3 S & H
Library loan: 
No
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
Contact(s) or order information.: 

Chadbourne & Chadbourne, Inc., 18554 Haskins Rd, Chagrin Falls, OH 44023-1823; Tel: Order toll-free: 1-800-484-7949 1993