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IEL Tip Sheet

Title: Toys from Throwaways: Let’s Recycle!
Url: https://illinoisearlylearning.org/tipsheets/toys-recycle/
Languages: English
Spanish Version: Juguetes elaborados con materiales desechados. ˇReciclemos!
https://illinoisearlylearning.org/es/tipsheets/toys-recycle-sp/
Polish Version: Zabawki z odpadów: Popieramy recycling!
https://illinoisearlylearning.org/pl/tipsheets/toys-recycle-pol/
Source of Publisher: Illinois Early Learning Project
Length of article: Short
Setting for which the article is intended: Home
Intended Audience: Parents/Family
Teachers/Caregivers
Keywords: Classroom Activities
Creativity
Family Activities
Recycling
Toys
Age Levels:
(the age of the children to whom the article applies).
Preschoolers (Age 3 Through Age 5)
Learning Areas: SCIENCE
PARENTING AND FAMILY LIFE
Goals: 12. Explore concepts and information about the physical, earth, and life sciences.
Learning Standards: 12.C. Explore the physical properties of objects.
12.E. Explore concepts and information related to the Earth, including ways to take care of our planet.
Benchmarks: 12.C.ECa. Identify, describe, and compare the physical properties of objects.
12.E.ECb. Participate in discussions about simple ways to take care of the environment.