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Welcome to the City of Reading Public Works Education and Outreach Page! This page contains links and videos to help our residents, community organizations, and teachers find information and activities to Build a Better Reading Together. Our staff is also available to give presentations to your organization, club, community group, religious organization, or classroom on a variety of topics! To arrange for a visit, please email readingrecycles@readingpa.gov or call 877-727-3234 and request an education visit. These visits may be done remotely or in person, and are offered at no charge.

We are also happy to work with classrooms and homeschoolers on service learning projects! Please contact our educator at readingrecycles@readingpa.gov for more information.

 

Newsletters from Public Works

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Activity Books from Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful - Keep PA Beautiful

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OYEL 2 Teacher's Guide
(Classroom sets are available from Public Works by emailing readingrecycles@readingpa.gov)

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OYEL 3 Teacher's Guide
(Classroom sets are available from Public Works by emailing readingrecycles@readingpa.gov)

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Weather and Climate Science and Readiness

Our Climate Change YouTube Playlist: Channel playlists - YouTube Studio

Owlie Skywarn (weather.gov)

Home | NASA Climate Kids

 

Reduce, Reuse, & Recycle

From the EPA Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Resources for Students and Educators | Reduce, Reuse, Recycle | US EPA Find K-8 lesson plans, Science Fair project ideas, and ESL materials!

From NC DEQ Activities and Games (recycleguys.org)

 

Directions for making a birdfeeder from used materials from the Audubon Society:

How to Make a DIY Bird Feeder From Recycled Materials | Audubon

Hacer un comedero para aves con materiales reciclados | Audubon

 

Videos about Recycling:

Our Recycling Playlist on YouTube: Channel playlists - YouTube Studio