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Green Team Brochure - SecondaryDownload PDF , 522 K
Learn how to become a Green Team

Green Team Mini-GrantDownload PDF , 175 K
Apply for funds to carry out a Green Team project.

Campaigns to Reduce Lunchroom WasteDownload PDF , 1.4 MB
Increase beverage container recycling, recycle food scraps, or organize waste-free lunch days.

Carpool ProjectDownload PDF , 498 K
Involve your school in reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

Paper Recycling CampaignDownload PDF , 173 and Communication TipsDownload PDF , 74 K
Conserve natural resource and increase your school's overall recycling rate.

Plastic Bottle Reduction and Recycling CampaignDownload PDF , 292 K
Encourage your student body to reduce plastic bottle waste and increase recycling.

Quiz ShowDownload PDF , 400 K
Create a quiz show to motivate students to participate in resource conservation at school.

Cedar Hills Regional Landfill true/false quizDownload PDF , 1.7 M and answer sheetDownload PDF , 200 K
What do your students know about the King County Cedar Hills Landfill? Have them take this quiz.
Note: If you would like the PowerPoint version of this quiz, contact

Next Generation Learning Standards for King County Secondary WorkshopsDownload PDF , 400 K
This document shows the learning standards addressed by King County's waste reduction and recycling workshops for secondary grades.

Let’s Talk TrashDownload PDF , 131 K
This survey helps students assess what’s happening in their school with regard to recycling.

Natural Connections Teaching GuideDownload PDF , 2,113 K
This is a companion to the Natural Connections video.

Natural Connections Quiz and Answer SheetDownload PDF , 87 K

Recycling and Resource Conservation School Programs: For Middle and High School Students and TeachersDownload PDF , 450 K
This brochure describes the classroom workshops, environmental project support and videos available to secondary schools from the King County Solid Waste Division.

Waste Prevention and Recycling Take-Home SurveyDownload PDF , 411 K
Middle school students and their families can examine what happens to the waste in their home with this home survey.

Waste Prevention and Recycling SurveyDownload PDF , 393 K
High school students and their families can examine what happens to the waste in their home with this survey.

Education and School Assistance

Elementary School Program

Green Schools Program (See the Waste Reduction and Recycling documents for useful ideas for improving recycling programs.)

Hazardous Waste School Program

King County Solid Waste Division mission: Waste Prevention, Resource Recovery, Waste Disposal

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