Trash to Treasure

Crystal Moore/Kindergarten/ Fayetteville School

Project Idea:

Our students will use reusable materials to create something cool!

Driving Question/ Challenging Statement:

How can we reuse an object to create something cool?

Key Knowledge/CCRS:

Key Knowledge and Skills Needed:

Keyboarding skills

Work in cooperative groups

How to use a digital camera

How to scan a QR code

CCRS:

Science: K-S.6; K-S.8

Social Studies: K-SS.5; K-SS.10

Mathematics: K-CC.2; K-CC.3; K-CC.4; K-CC.5; K-MD.1; K-G.4; K-G.5; K-G.6

E.L.A.: W.K.2; W.K.5; W.K.6; W.K.7

Entry Event: (POST PIC OF KIDS WATCHING VIDEO)

Discovery Education:

Virtual Field Trip:

Real World Science" Trash and the Environment

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Major Culminating Projects: (POST PICS)

Lesson Plan; Assessment Strategies; Rubrics; Activities; Copy of QR Codes for Group Research

QR Codes: Group Research

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Resources: (Project Plan)

Google Drive: (Lesson plan; documents; rubrics; handouts; contracts)

https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/0Bw2pjT27VrLuWE1nSzBTRV9Tclk


School-based Individuals:

Classroom Teachers

Media Specialist


Technology:

Chromebooks

Ipads

GoogleDocs


Websites:

Reading Rainbow: How Trash is Recycled

https://youtu.be/w1l8HXa3HLk

Pearson: Virtual Field Trip to the Landfill

https://youtu.be/mA608GJ-EzM

Discovery Education: Importance of Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

https://app.discoveryeducation.com/learn/videos/77B98334-881C-4593-B352-E15D3645E6DC?hasLocalHost=false

Going Green:

https://youtu.be/o86_ORGJ-SU



Community:

Parents

Local Recycling Facility


Materials:

Recycled materials: plastic bottles, caps, etc.

Art materials: scissors, glue, markers,

Books on reduce, reuse, recycle

Websites on reduce, reuse, recycle


Books:

Wilcox, Charlotte. Trash. Carolrhoda Books, 1988

David, Laurie & Gordon, Cambria. The Down-to- Earth Guide to Global Warming. Scholastic, 2007

Thomson, Ruth. Recycling & Reusing Metal. Smart Apple Media 2007

National Geographic Sorting Activity