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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Educational Outreach Programs offer chances for teachers to win classroom funding prize money. Teacher Lesson Plans Align to WV Department of Education Content Standards and Objective’s (CSOs) and may be used for across–curriculum instruction.
After RCWV Recycling Lessons have been used for instruction, teachers may register on the RCWV Recycling Lesson Award Application. Participating teachers will be eligible to win one of six $200 gifts (link is here) to be used to purchase instructional materials.
Past winners of Recycling Lesson plan classroom money are here.
Collegiate Recycling Initiatives
Recycling Lesson Plan #2 – One Man’s Trash is Another Man’s Treasure
Driving question – What does waste disposal cost anyway?
Recycling Lesson Plan #3 – Waste Not Want Not
Driving question – How does a compost pile reduce waste?
Recycling Lesson Plan #4 – Reclaiming and Replacing
Driving question – What happens to garbage when it leaves the school or my house?
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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