Paper Making – Recycling into Action

When teaching students about recycling its helpful to demystify the process by which our trash can be turned back into treasure so they have the confidence to know that what they recycle will really be reused.  Paper making does just that as students use hands-on group work to turn old fliers, hand-outs, homework assignments and even old tests and quizzes into new paper. Here is a lesson plan from Project Learning Tree

Once dry you can use the paper for nature journals, bookmarks, gift tags, gift cards and more.

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