Children's Recycling Resources

Teaching children about recycling, litter and waste issues provide essential life lessons. Learning how our actions impact our environment creates life-long, positive habits.
We hope you enjoy these recycling teaching resources for children. If you require them in a more accessible format please email wasteeducation@milton-keynes.gov.uk
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           Children can recycle!


Recycling presentation, videos and song
Recycling leaflets
Early Years Foundation Stage / KS1 resources
MK Eco Warriors
KS2 worksheets
KS3+ resources
Activities
Craft Ideas
World War 2 Topic Activities
Recycling posters
Recycling web links
School Trips and Talks

Recycling presentation, videos and song

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Recycling leaflets

To request leaflets to be posted out please email wasteeducation@milton-keynes.gov.uk stating amount required.

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Mini Eco Warriors - suitable for Early Years Foundation and KS1

Use these resources to encourage young children to help with recycling and care for the environment. Also, find additional activity and craft resources listed further down this webpage.

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          MK Eco Warrior scheme

MK Eco Warriors 

Free to all MK Junior Schools the Eco Warriors scheme is designed to encourage and educate children about local environmental issues.

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Worksheets for KS2

Resources for Secondary School students available here

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Activities 

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             Recycling craft ideas

Craft Ideas - How To sheets

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World War 2 National Savage Campaign

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Recycling posters

Classroom wall posters:

Bin posters:

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Recycling web links

Check what goes in each recycling container and then test a grow-up!

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Free MK School trips and talks

Currently suspended due to the Covid-19

To register your interest in future talks and tours of the MK Recycling Factory and MK Waste Recovery Park once these become available again please email wasteeducation@milton-keynes.gov.uk. Please see instead our Eco Warrior scheme and classroom Power Point presentation listed above.

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Last Updated: 21 October 2020