Green Learning Opportunities
Keep Norfolk Beautiful offers education opportunities to help build awareness and understanding of the human impact on the environment. Education kits are available for pickup to use at home or in the classroom. Select education programs are available for loan to educators.
For more information, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 757-441-1347.
Take-Home Kits and Classroom Kits
- These activities can be picked up from the Keep Norfolk Beautiful office using the request forms below.
- Request a Take-Home Kit.
- Request a Classroom Kit for Educators.
- PDFs of activity outlines can be requested by emailing the Education Coordinator.
K-1st Grade - Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Activity Kit
2nd - 7th - Grade Green Learning Book and Activity Guide Kit
2nd - 6th Grade - Plastics in our Environment Education Kit
In-person presentations are available for schools, camps, organizations, and other education groups.
3rd-5th Grade - Preventable Journey
4th - 8th Grade - Enviroscape Landfill and Recycling Demonstration
The Landfill and Recycling Enviroscape is a tabletop demonstration of the functioning of a landfill, the impacts of landfill's on water quality, and the benefits of recycling. Discussion and demonstration take about 1 hour.
Keep Norfolk Beautiful is available to assist with projects and activities for middle school through high school classes and organizations and be a resource and support for educators. Our goal is to engage older students in meaningful projects and discussions that help build future leaders and deepen their understanding of the human impact on the environment. Emphasis is always placed on students' ability to make a difference and create change.
Test Your Recycling Skills
Test your recycling skills with our Waste Sorting Quiz! Ready, Set, Sort is customized to City of Norfolk waste programs and is compatible with smartphone, desktop, and tablet. Use this tool in the classroom or at home to learn about proper waste disposal. Complete all 5 levels for a Waste Sorting Certificate.