Trash Island Citizens Trash Island Citizens

Task ideas

Imagine that you are a sea animal (turtle, fish or a bird) and make a presentation outlining your sufferings due to the various types of trash.

Grades 5-8

Visit the recycling center in your city. Interview the people working there and try to understand the different types of waste and what are the different processes for recycling. Ask them about the material they use for recycling. Make a plan about how your school can adapt these mechanisms to initiate or spur the process of recycling.

Grades 9-12