Use this word search as a supplemental worksheet while teaching a unit on recycling or as a fun treat to celebrate Earth Day with. There are a total of 32 vocabulary words to look for. Puzzlers will have to search in all directions to track them down.
Another sorting activity for my students to practice recognizing if an item is helpful or hurtful to the environment. I would make my own page like this but in color to make it more appealing to a young student.
Do you know how long it takes for everyday items to decompose? Tons of litter ends up in our landfills each year and this can be easily avoided by recycling. Have a look at this at infographic by Life Hacks on how long everyday items take to decompose.