We found 179 resources with the concept waste management
Grade 7 Earth Day Statistics with Circle and Bar GraphsLesson Planet
7th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewTake a tiered approach to studying waste. The lesson uses Earth Day to present differentiated instruction around using circle and bar graphs. Each group gets a cube based on their tiers and works collaboratively as well as individually...
2015 AP® Environmental Science Free-Response QuestionsLesson Planet
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Less than eight percent of AP Environmental Science test takers earn the highest score possible. Help scholars improve their scores by using actual test questions on water quality and urban planning before reading sample responses that...
2016 AP® Environmental Science Free-Response QuestionsLesson Planet
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The average student scores less than three points, out of five, on the AP Environmental Science test. Most do well on the multiple choice and struggle with the free-response section. Encourage extra free-response practice with actual...
Preventing Flint – Environmental Engineering: Crash Course Engineering #29Lesson Planet
10 mins 9th - 12th
We all need clean air and water. An informative video first describes the causes of water contamination in Flint, Michigan. It then goes on to explain the importance of environmental engineering in clean air, clean water, and waste...
Turning Food Waste Into a ResourceLesson Planet
5 mins 5th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
One in every seven truckloads of perishable foods delivered to grocery stores gets thrown away. Is there anything that can be done with this waste? One solution is to recycle the old produce and turn it into fertilizer. The video, part...
Municipal Waste GenerationLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Statistically, waste may become a problem in the future if people do not take action. Using their knowledge of statistics and data representation, pupils take a look at the idea of waste generation. The four-part unit has class members...
Incineration of Waste and ElectricityLesson Planet
5 mins 9th - 12th
Is incineration the answer to waste management challenges? A comprehensive lesson explores the advantages and disadvantages to incinerating waste. Scholars learn methods of incineration and the uses of the biproducts of the process.
Green Chemistry - Principle 10Lesson Planet
2 mins 9th - 12th
Waste not, want not! Pupils learn how plant-based products are making a dent in the volume of solid waste placed in landfills each year in part 10 of a 12-part series discussing the principles of green chemistry. The video includes other...
Green Chemistry - Principle 1Lesson Planet
2 mins 9th - 12th
How can chemical products be made in a less wasteful manner? Part one of a series of 12 videos discusses the principles of green chemistry and shows pupils how polystyrene manufacturers have stepped up to the challenge world-wide. Rather...
Biological Processes: Putting Microbes to WorkLesson Planet
7th - 10th
Is there such a thing as useful microbes? Get ready to perform experiments on applying microbes for wastewater treatment. The first installment of the three-part unit provides background information to prepare young engineers for two...
Composting: Why Bother?Lesson Planet
8th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
The first STEM lesson in a group of 10 explores composting. After discussing how to make a better tomorrow, classes are challenged to track garbage in their communities, visit a local waste management facility, and conduct a survey about...
Waste and Recycling: Recycling and Energy RecoveryLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Reduce, reuse, recycle, and recover. Young environmentalists learn about the overwhelming amount of garbage produced and discover better ways to minimize their impact on Earth by learning the difference between garbage and recyclables.
Environmental SciencesLesson Planet
K - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Whether you are teaching environmental science in junior high or studying recycling in kindergarten, there is something for all in this set of lessons designed for environmental education. The 110-page packet comes with tips for teaching...
What Can We Do with All This Stuff?Lesson Planet
3rd - 5th CCSS: Designed
Need a way to boost community and involve local neighborhoods into your school? This may be your answer. Ecology is the way! Think, plan, and consider living in a no-waste place as your class embarks on this unit to learn about the...
Conserving Natural ResourcesLesson Planet
K - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
Trying to plan an engaging elementary science unit on natural resources? Conserve your energy! This five-part series of lessons and hands-on activities has exactly what you need to teach young scholars about the importance of conservation.