Classroom Activities


  • Art & Science of Recycling School Program – Recycled art for K-12 students. Contact Recycle Hawai‘i at for more information.
  • Recycle Site Tours – For recycling site tours with your students, please contact  in East Hawai‘i and in West Hawai‘i.
  • School Presentations – For classroom presentations on topics of Zero Waste, Reduce/Reuse/Recycle, Environmental Sustainability, Compost/Vermicomposting and more, please contact .
  • Compost Workshops – Program sponsored by Recycle Hawai`i, students and teachers can learn about backyard composting and vermicomposting. Contact Recycle Hawai‘i at for more information.
  • Growing A School Garden Curriculum – Program developed by Kohala Center’s Hawai‘i Island School Gardens Network and the Center for Ecoliteracy.
  • Keep America Beautiful’s Recycle-Bowl Competition – State & National competition for schools and communities to see who can recycle the most.  Prizes available for winners.


Waste Reduction Resources

Funding Resources