5th Grade: Advanced recycling

August 15th, 2023
Reading time: 1 minutes

This curriculum is tailored specifically for fifth grade—educating students about advanced recycling.


Subject area

+ Science: Compare traditional and advanced plastic recycling processes.

+ Art: Collaborate to combine/curate art to create installations to inform communities about plastics.

+ Literacy: Communicate about advanced plastic recycling through illustrative storytelling.


Estimated duration

Three 45-minute periods of science, art, and literacy activities.


Lesson plan



Slide deck

This slide deck is an additional asset to complement the lesson plan’s teachings. The presentation is intended to increase student engagement and enhance the overall teachings of the curriculum.



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