Borrowed materials need to be picked up and returned to Metro at 600 NE Grand Avenue by the borrower. The loan period is two weeks.
Designed to be used by out-of-school-time groups or summer camps, the following kits include lesson plans and materials to teach youth more about resource conservation and recycling:
Bugged by Pesticides, grades 4-5: Youth play a game to learn more how pesticides affect animals in a food chain and safer alternatives to use at home.
Earth Choices, grades 4-5: Youth play a game to learn simple ways to reduce their impact on the planet.
Resources and Recycling, grades 1-3: Children connect natural resources to common objects and discover why it's important to reduce, reuse and recycle.
Composting with Worms, grades K-5: A hands-on look at life in a worm bin engages observation skills and generates excitement for composting at home.
Includes blender, tubs, screens and instructions.