Cool Australia has partnered with Planet Ark to support teachers with National Recycling Week classroom lessons.
Turn your recycling efforts into classroom learning by accessing our online lesson plans and digital resources. Each lesson is aligned with the Australian Curriculum and includes hands-on, student-centred learning activities that are fun and engaging. These four lessons are mapped to a variety of Year 1 & 2 Australian Curriculum outcomes for for English, History, Science and Geography; covering a range of themes of recycling and sustainability, project planning, and collaborative consumption.
These resources include video stimuli, reflection activities, exploration of sustainability through age appropriate picture books and both teacher and student worksheets.
Learning goals for Years 1 & 2 National Recycling Week lessons below: