This Closing the Loop: A Game about Trash lesson plan also includes:
Dice and playing cards are used to play a "resourceful" board game! Correct answers to questions on the cards get garbage to be reused, recycled, or composted, while incorrect answers get garbage sent to the landfill. Landfill points are negative, while the others all earn positive scores. Questions are thought-provoking and can be used to help address Next Generation Science Standards in earth science.
- Adaptable to Next Generation Science Standards
- Team approach builds cooperation among classmates
- Questions are fitting for effectively considering the problem of waste