Interactive, Graphic Organizer/Worksheet, Lesson Plan


Wearing gloves, students sort through the trash produced by their school cafeteria to see how much waste is generated and where it goes.


  • Mathematics > General
  • Science > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10


Food waste waste gloves safety chart data



Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial


Update Standards?

SCI.5.4.B: Science

use safety equipment, including safety goggles and gloves.

SCI.6.4.B: Science

use preventative safety equipment, including chemical splash goggles, aprons, and gloves, and be prepared to use emergency safety equipment, including an eye/face wash, a fire blanket, and a fire extinguisher.
Curriki Rating
On a scale of 0 to 3
On a scale of 0 to 3

This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 2.3, as of 2018-05-01.

Component Ratings:

Standards Alignment: 3
Subject Matter: 3
Support Steaching: 1
Deeper Learning: 2

Reviewer Comments:

Support Steaching: Inventory sheets and handouts as indicated in the plan are not included.
Deeper Learning: Literature and additional resources are provided for further exploration.

Not Rated Yet.

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