The Kennedy Center: Get Dramatic - Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

How do visual and theater arts convey issues about the environment?

In this 3-5 lesson students will explore the concepts behind the “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle” slogan. They will identify recyclable items, examine the process of recycling, and discuss the role they can play in recycling. Students will use this knowledge to write and perform a commercial and to create a stage set backdrop made of recycled materials.

Science Topics
Conservation & Sustainability
3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade

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