Environmental Education

    • Waste and recycling lesson plans (check back for ideas)
    • Recycling at your school or office - Download free recycling and composting signage!
    • Experiments and activities (check back for ideas)
    • Recycling songs and poems (check back for ideas)

    Opportunities for learning through exploration and authentic scientific inquiry:

    • Informalscience.org - A collection of project, research, and evaluation resources to support informal STEM education.
    • FieldScope - Browse citizen science initiatives and programs from around the nation, and add your own!
    • iNaturalist or Project Noah - Tool for citizen scientists. Explore and share observations from the natural world.

    Grants and Recycling Resources

    Limited opportunities exist for grants for recycling and waste reduction projects or infrastructure needs in schools. Check out the following:

    Downloadable Print Materials

    Download and print or share online. Need a customized, educational recycle guide for your group or school? Contact us at (970) 498-5772 or gcohen@larimer.org to discuss your needs. We can help!

    Larimer County Recycling Center Data

    Ideas for Zero Waste