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Recycling Word Search

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 2 pages | Years: 3 - 6

Build your students’ vocabulary around the topic of recycling with this recycling-themed word search.

Recycling Vocabulary for Kids

Use this recycling word search to introduce and talk about the different vocabulary around the topic of recycling with your students. This is a great activity to use during National Recycling Week.

Recycling vocabulary included in the word search:

  • environment
  • reduce
  • reuse
  • recycle
  • solar
  • compost
  • rubbish
  • plastic
  • garden
  • energy
  • batteries
  • paper
  • glass
  • waste
  • bin
  • landfill

Tips for Differentiation + Scaffolding  

As a class, sit down and talk about the different words and what they mean. To extend your students, once they have found the words in the word search, have them use these words in sentences.

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