Recycling Adventures

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Title:
Recycling Adventures
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Fact Sheet
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Brubaker, Sandra
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University of Florida Cooperative Extension Service, Institute of Food and Agriculture Sciences, EDIS
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Gainesville, Fla.
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" April 1992. Reviewed January 2009"
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"4HWML20"

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4-H RECYCLING ADVENTURES R.E. CYCLER & THE BREEZERS An Educational Waste Management Project Kit Recycling Adventures U.S. SUGAR CORPORATION

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PREFACE 4-H RECYCLING ADVENTURES An Environmental Education and Waste Management Curriculum for Young People

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TABLE OF CONTENTS I. INTRODUCTION Credits ................................................................................. 2 Preface ................................................................................. 3 Table of Contents ........................................................................ 4 About Recycling Adventures ............................................................... 7 About Experiential Education ............................................................. 10 II. RECYCLING ADVENTURES ADVENTURE 1: Billy's Adventures...In Search of Hidden Treasures ......................... A1-1 Teaching Outline .............................................................. A1-2 Levels 1 2 3 Waste Basics .................................................................. A1-3 Activity Sheets ................................................................ A1-4 Puppet Show Script ..................................................... A1-8 Hidden Treasure Puppet Show Stage .................................... A1-19 COPY ME Sheet Letter to Parents ADVENTURE 2: How much Does It Weigh? .............................................. A2-1 Teaching Outline .............................................................. A2-2 Levels 1 2 3 Waste Basics .................................................................. A2-5 Activity Sheets Trash Bag Weigh In! .................................................... A2-7 Math Worksheet ....................................................... A2-9 ADVENTURE 3: Origins of Trash ...................................................... A3-1 Teaching Outline .............................................................. A3-2 Levels 1 2 3 Waste Basics .................................................................. A3-5 Activity Sheets The Transformer Game ................................................. A3-7 COPY ME Sheets Animal/Plant/Mineral Resource Sheets ADVENTURE 4: Be a Litter Quitter ..................................................... A4-1 Teaching Outline .............................................................. A4-2 Levels 1 2 3 Waste Basics .................................................................. A4-5 Activity Sheets Litter Pick-Up ......................................................... A4-7 Artistic Litter Collage ................................................... A4-8 Degrading Experiment .................................................. A4-9

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TABLE OF CONTENTS ADVENTURE 5: Recycling...Join the BREEZers .......................................... A5-1 Teaching Outline .............................................................. A5-2 Levels 1 2 3 Waste Basics .............................................................. A5-5 Activity Sheets Treasure Hunt ......................................................... A5-8 Detective Sluething .................................................... A5-11 COPY ME Sheets R.E. Cycler Count Ebenezer Waste Can-Do-Katie Greta Glass Write-on-Willy Peli-Cycler Recycle Symbol ADVENTURE 6: Trash to Treasure ..................................................... A6-6 Teaching Outline .............................................................. A6-2 Levels 1 2 3 Waste Basics .................................................................. A6-4 Activity Sheets BREEZers Castle ...................................................... A6-6 A Mask for All Faces ................................................... A6-7 Peli's Planter .......................................................... A6-9 Mom's Apple Baker ................................................... A6-10 Katie's Recycling Badge ................................................ A6-11 Willy's Newspaper Roll-Ups ............................................ A6-13 Ebenezer's Not-So-Wasteful Puzzle ....................................... A6-14 Billy's Razz-ma-tazz Band .............................................. A6-16 Greta's Mini Bin Game ................................................. A6-19 R.E. Cycler Paper ...................................................... A-21 ADVENTURE 7: Share The Treasures...Reuse 'Em ........................................ A7-1 Teaching Outline .............................................................. A7-2 Levels 1 2 3 Waste Basics .................................................................. A7-5 Activity Sheets Swap Shop ............................................................ A7-7 Good Samaritan ........................................................ A7-8 As Is Sale...Everything Must Go! .......................................... A7-9 ADVENTURE 8: Do It Right from the Start .............................................. A8-1 Teaching Outline .............................................................. A8-2 Levels 1 2 3 Waste Basics .................................................................. A8-5 Activity Sheets Wise Shopper .......................................................... A8-9 Package it Right ...................................................... A8-12

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TABLE OF CONTENTS ADVENTURE 9: Dealing with Leftovers...Dump or Serve? .................................. A9-1 Teaching Outline .............................................................. A9-2 Levels 1 2 3 Waste Basics .................................................................. A9-5 Activity Sheets Overflowing Landfills ................................................... A9-8 A Rotten Idea...Or Is It? ................................................. A9-9 Life in a Landfill...Will It Ever End? ..................................... A9-11 Building a Landfill...It Isn't a Dump! ..................................... A9-13 ADVENTURE 10: Put It All Together...Billy's Waste Wise Game Teaching Outline Levels 1 2 3 Waste Basics Activity Sheets Billy's Waste Wise Game ............................................... A10-8 GLOSSARY III. SUPPLEMENTAL ACTIVITIES Dumps 'N Dinosaurs Billy's Recycling Match More Ideas! Recycling Pledge Puppet Show Script (Short Version) IV. COPY ME Sheets Puppet Show Songs Treasure Map My Litter Notebook My Shopping Notes Animal/Plant/Mineral Resource Sheet Cash Register BREEZE Dollars Puppet Show Script(Large Print) V. EVALUATION & RECOGNITION Certificate Teacher's Evaluation Form

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About Recycling Adventures LEVELS CONTENTS !

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! ADVENTURE PROFILES !! ADVENTURE 1: BILLY'S ADVENTURES: IN SEARCH OF HIDDEN TREASURES . A Puppet Show !! ADVENTURE 2: HOW MUCH DOES IT WEIGH: !! ADVENTURE 3: ORIGINS OF TRASH !! ADVENTURE 4: BE A LITTER QUITTER !! ADVENTURE 5: RECYCLING . JOIN THE BREEZers!

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!! ADVENTURE 6: TRASH TO TREASURE ! ! ! ! ! !! ADVENTURE 7: SHARE THE TREASURES . REUSE 'EM !! ADVENTURE 8: DO IT RIGHT FROM THE START !! ADVENTURE 9: DEALING WITH LEFTOVERS . DUMP OR SERVE? !! ADVENTURE 10: PUT IT ALL TOGETHER . BILLY'S WASTE WISE GAME