Link to Solid Waste Authorities
Educational Resources

Link to West Virginia’s local Solid Waste Authoritieswill help you learn about local recycling program options and solid waste collection services in your area.  



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Teacher Lesson Plans Align to WV Department of Education Content Standards and Objective’s (CSOs) and may be used for across–curriculum instruction.

2021 Recycling Lesson Plans

2021 Special Investigations  

Recycling Newspaper In Education


Plus a 2021 Coloring Contestfor students K-3and Freedom Contest students 4-12th grades and the ReFashion Show is open to everyone.

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It All Comes Back To You
Lessons may be modified in order to be grade level appropriate and used at different grade levels.
  1. Recycling Lesson Plan 1 - Don’t Waste the Moment 
    Driving question- How much of the waste which is thrown away in the school cafeteria may be composted or recycled?

  2. Recycling Lesson Plan #2 – One Man’s Trash is Another Man’s Treasure
    Driving question – What does waste disposal cost anyway?

  3. Recycling Lesson Plan #3 – Waste Not Want Not
    ​Driving question – How does a compost pile reduce waste?

  4. Recycling Lesson Plan #4 – Reclaiming and Replacing
    Driving question – What happens to garbage when it leaves the school or my house?

  5. Recycling Investigations Lesson - include text dependent questions, provide graphical representations of data, prompt students with investigations, and may be used across the curriculum instruction. Lessons may be modified in order to be used at different grade levels. 

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