The Florida Department of Environmental Protection in collaboration with Florida teachers has developed a comprehensive recycling and waste reduction curriculum for K-2 elementary school students.
The Guardians of the Environment K-2 Recycling Curriculum incorporates the Next Generation Sunshine State Standards. The curriculum uses science, technology, engineering and math (STEAM) benchmarks through guided lesson plans offering bilingual interactive and digital instruction modules focused on recycling basics and best practices.
The Guardians of the Environment K-2 Curriculum offers students the following:
The Guardians of the Environment K-2 Recycling Curriculum is available online.