9 Clever Ways to Make Recycling Fun for Kids!
Obviously at Choose Cartons, recycling is very important to us. In fact, recycled cartons are used to make other paper products including tissue, office paper and building materials. Discover how here.
We also think it’s crucial to teach our kids about the importance of taking care of the world in which we live. Educating them about recycling can have an impact on the entire household, but it’s not always the easiest thing to get kids excited about.
Check out these easy ways to make recycling fun for the entire family!
1. Have a Recycle Day Parade
2. Organize a drive
Gather your coworkers or classmates to collect items to recycle at school or work.
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3. Consider starting a recycling program
4. Take a family trip to the recycling center
5. Decorate your recycling bins
Sorting out recyclables can be a fun activity for your kids. If you have separate recycling bins, let kids decorate bins with images of what should go in each. Photo credit: Cozy Crooked Cottage
6. Take the One Bag Challenge
7. Play a game
8. Stir up some friendly competition
9. Enter your school in the Carton 2 Garden Contest
Show us your students’ creativity by re-purposing milk and juice cartons from the school cafeteria to either build or enhance your school garden. The best use of cartons in your school garden gives your school the chance to win a prize valued up to $2,500 for building or enhancing its garden. Find contest details and learn how to enter at Carton 2 Garden.
Photo credit: Carton 2 Garden
Already have a game plan? We’d love to hear about it in the comments below.
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