Recycle This! (K-3rd)

Recycle This!

Recommended for K thru 3rd

Covers Ohio Learning Standards:

K.PS.1 K.SS.7

1.SS.8

2.SS.7 2.SS.14

3.ESS.3 3.SS.10

Resource Guide

Interested in learning more about waste reduction? This guide includes book recommendations, a nature activity, additional online resources and more!

Recycle This! Resource Page sm.pdf

Worksheet

Put your knowledge to the test with this Activity Sheet .

Cut and sort items into their correct bins!


Recycle This Worksheet.pdf

book recommendations

All KCB's environmental literacy recommendations are available through the Hamilton County Public Library, through this easily searchable list available at this link.

by Jess French

Ages 6-9

Reserve this book

by Rana Diorio

Ages 4-6

Download the eBook

by Alison Inches

Ages 4-6

Borrow the book

by Joni Sensel

Ages 6-9

Find a recorded version on KCB's YouTube channel (coming soon)

by Alison Inches

Ages 4-6

by Charise Mericle Harper

Ages 6-9

Reserve this book or download the eBook from CPL

by Megan McCarthy

Ages 7-9

Reserve this book or download the eBook from CPL or find a recorded version on KCB's YouTube channel (coming soon)

by Jen Green

Ages 4-7

Borrow the book

Short Videos

How Recycling Works!

The Garbage Monster By Tom Knight

10 Simple Ways to Reduce Plastic-

Stop Motion Animation

Murray Visits a Recycling Center-

Sesame Street Short

Partner RESOURCES

Civic Garden Center

Check out their Green Learning Station page to learn more about composting & other STEM activities.

Hamilton County Recycling & Solid Waste District

HCRSWD shares classroom program opportunities & assistance for schools who want to reduce their landfill footprint by recycling and composting.

Cincinnati Parks

Cincy Parks' Explore Nature Program offers Naturalist-led programs for all ages at their nature centers.