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Take your classroom on a learning journey through
the Green Star Schools environmental pathways.

Browse Action Projects and Tools for lessons that match your teaching needs.
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Waste Reduction and Recycling Classroom Projects

Search for Action Projects based on whether you want to GSS certify your classroom or simply find GSS Action Projects that fit with your environmental curriculum.

Search by GSS Certification Steps for San Mateo Schools
How-To Guide

Find projects for your classroom by the steps required to get certified. All 5 steps are required. Certification applies to San Mateo County Schools only.

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Action Tools

Action Tools are easy to use, step-by-step calculators that allow your students to learn about the total impacts of resource consumption. Tools can be used as in-class exercises, or at home.

GSS School Product and Purchasing Calculator Icon

GSS School Product and Purchasing Calculator

 

GSS School District Recycling Calculator Icon

GSS School District Recycling Calculator

 

Other Resources



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