Science & Nature

Kids Make a Difference: Science Recycling Project

In this multi-day course, students will have the opportunity to make a difference in the environment by participating in an at-home recycling project.
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Completed by 6 learners
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30 minutes

per class

Once per week

over 2 weeks


year olds


learners per class

per learner - per class

How does aMulti-Daycourse work?

Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

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Class Experience

Students will be introduced to the 3 R's; reduce, reuse, recycle. 
Students will learn some basic environmental issues (soil health, habitat health).
Students will work together to develop a plan for their recycling project including the design of their bin.
Students will spend the week recycling items that are used in the home. They do not need to recycle every single item, but can if they wish. 
One large box
Crayons, markers, colored pencils, anything to color with!  
Paint and paintbrush (optional) 
Items for decorating: pompoms, glitter, yarn or ribbon 
Glue, tape 

From recycling project (2-3 items):
Aluminum cans 
Glass jars 
Plastic food containers 
Toilet paper/paper towel rolls
Plastic cups 
Egg cartons 
Small boxes

Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
30 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Parents may want to present with use of scissors, glue, or tape. 


Kristi G.Environmental Science Educator
64 total reviews
117 completed classes

About Me

Hi! I am so happy you ventured over to one of my classes! 
My name is Kristi and I live with my daughter, husband, 2 dogs, 3 cats, 2 tortoises, turkeys and LOTS of chickens! We love animals in our house. We also love science! When I am not... 
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