What is recycling and why is it important?

In this lesson we will learn about recycling and the importance of not always using raw materials.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

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Question 2

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Question 4

Q1.Which raw material does paper come from?

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Q2.What does 'durable' mean?

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Q3.Which substance is added to the process of making paper, in order to make paper white in colour?

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Q4.What is the step by step process that you follow for a scientific investigation called?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Q1.Which raw material does paper come from?

1/4

Q2.What does 'durable' mean?

2/4

Q3.Which substance is added to the process of making paper, in order to make paper white in colour?

3/4

Q4.What is the step by step process that you follow for a scientific investigation called?

4/4

Video

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Worksheet

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Quiz:

What is Recycling and Why is it Important?

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Q1.Recycling is the process of collecting and ___ materials. Choose one word to fill in the blank.

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Q2.Which of these CANNOT be made from recycled materials?

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Q3.If we keep sending lots of rubbish to landfills, what will happen?

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Q4.What would happen if we ONLY used raw materials and did not recycle?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

What is Recycling and Why is it Important?

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Q1.Recycling is the process of collecting and ___ materials. Choose one word to fill in the blank.

1/4

Q2.Which of these CANNOT be made from recycled materials?

2/4

Q3.If we keep sending lots of rubbish to landfills, what will happen?

3/4

Q4.What would happen if we ONLY used raw materials and did not recycle?

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Lesson summary: What is recycling and why is it important?

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