Learning Object Details - Why recycle?

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Description Meet a group of children eating their lunch at school. Notice how each child uses or disposes of their plastic lunch bag in a different way. Predict where the bags might end up and how they may affect the environment. Find out about the durability of plastics and environmental benefits of recycling.
Stages 2, 3
Topics Waste management , Recycling , Conservation , Pollution , Plastics , Packaging , Durability , Stormwater
Learning Area Science , Studies of Society and Environment
Strand: SOSE\Natural and social systems , Science\Science understanding , Science\Life and living
Skills Process Analysis , Application , Comprehension , Knowledge
Student Activity Interactives , Experiment , Analysis
Operating System MacOS (X) , MS-Windows (2000)
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