External waste education resources
There are lots of teaching guidance, case studies and resources provided by recycling organisations. These include:
Recycle Now (www.recyclenow.com/recycle/recycle-school)
An extensive resource of free downloadable recycling materials for schools including recycling posters for children and teachers, recycling signage, education worksheets (national curriculum based topics), a photography library and more. Schools can sign up to the website free.
Free educational resources for KS1 and KS2 run by Recycle Now.
Eco Schools (www.eco-schools.org.uk)
Eco-Schools is an international award programme that guides schools on their sustainable journey, providing a framework to help embed these principles into the heart of school life.
Recycle More (http://www.recycle-more.co.uk)
A one-stop recycling information centre for help and advice on all aspects of recycling at home, at school and in the workplace.
Recycle Zone (https://www.recyclezone.org.uk/)
A site for schools, children and teachers that tells you what's what in the world of waste! Although this site is called recyclezone, recycling is only one of the things we can do about waste. We talk about the 3Rs - reduce, reuse, recycle.
Ollie's World (http://www.olliesworld.com/uk/index.html)
Ollie Recycles is a website for kids all about the 3R's – "Reduce, Re-use, Recycle." It's full of games, puzzles and loads of information for your school projects
Love Food Hate Waste (www.lovefoodhatewaste.com)
Learn how to waste less and save money on food with a host of food related information and tips.