Below is a list of various lesson plans about resource recovery, developed by teachers and project staff . Click on any title to see the full lesson plan. Feel free to use any of these materials, or adapt for your own use – we would be very happy to hear how you have adapted the materials, so we can share that information with others.

Food Waste ModuleHow can the loss of energy through food waste lead to an unsustainable food supply?

Suitable for middle or high school classes

OverviewLessonsAdditional Resources
IntroductionLesson 1Food Waste Vocabulary
Food Waste StorylineLesson 2
Food Waste UBDLesson 3
Lesson 4
Lesson 5
Lesson 6
Lesson 7
Lesson 8

Math Model For Food Waste Program Evaluation

Lesson Plan

Problem Solving Using Food Waste Module РVersion 2.0 

Suitable for middle school class room instruction. We tested the curriculum during the 2021/22 school year on a six (seven with a field trip to see digesters) week middle school extra curricular module

OverviewResources for LessonsAdditional
Resources
Introduction
Lesson 1Lesson 1 ResourcesVocabulary Sheet
Lesson 2Lesson 2 Resources
Lesson 3Lesson 3 Resources
Lesson 4Lesson 4 Resources
Lesson 5Lesson 5 Resources
Lesson 6Lesson 6 Resources

Problem Solving Using Food Waste Module РVersion 1.0

Suitable for middle school or high school class room instruction

OverviewResources for LessonsAdditional
Resources
IntroductionSTEM Quest Pitch
Lesson 1Lesson 1 ResourcesVocabulary Sheet
Lesson 2Lesson 2 Resources
Lesson 3Lesson 3 Resources
Lesson 4Lesson 4 Resources
Lesson 5Lesson 5 Resources

Other Activities

Do you want to play Bingo? Our students developed a Trash Bingo game that is great for elementary or middle school age students.

Trash Bingo Resources
Where does our Trash Go class room activity?
Where does our Trash Go Coloring Sheet for elementary school age students.
Coagulation for the separation of organic particulate waste from water
Solar desalination for the purification of water