Review Decomposers

EXPLORATION UPPER ELEMENTARY  |  SCIENCE Review Decomposers Students will review that decomposition is the work of fungus, bacteria, and invertebrates. Time 20 Minutes Setting Inside Collection Group WORM YOUR WAY OUT OF THIS   Standards S3L2b. Students will identify ways to protect the environment (conservation of resources, recycling of materials). Materials “FBI” by Banana Slug … Read more

Understanding Organic Waste

EXPLORATION UPPER ELEMENTARY  |  SCIENCE Understanding Organic Waste Students will learn about waste and compost, and their benefit to the environment. Time 45 Minutes Setting Inside Collection Group WORM YOUR WAY OUT OF THIS   Standards S3L2b. Students will identify ways to protect the environment (conservation of resources, recycling of materials). Materials “Where Does the … Read more

Worm Your Way Out of This

COLLECTION UPPER ELEMENTARY |  SCIENCE Worm Your Way Out of This Students will explore waste diversion techniques like composting and discover how worms can be an integral part of the process. As an extension, the class can make a worm bin. Concepts: Protecting the Environment Essential Questions Where does our garbage go? What are some … Read more