Preparing Your Class
Below, you will find helpful Waste-Free Lunch Challenge resources that you can adapt for your class or school use, including a poster, sample announcements and a sample letter to parents which includes tips for a waste-free lunch.
Printer Friendly Teacher's Planning Guide available here.
Waste-Free Lunch Challenge Summary Video
Waste Audit Instructional Video
Teacher's Planning Guide (PDF)
Waste Audit Tool (EXCEL)
Resources that you can adapt for your school:
Planning Your Event Task List (WORD)
Sample Letter to Parents (WORD)
Sample School Newsletter (WORD)
Sample School Media Release (WORD)
Waste-Free Lunch Challenge Poster Standard - Download options: PDF - High res. (70 MB) or JPEG - Low res. (182 KB)
TRCA Waste-Free Lunch Flyer (For more languages click here)
Waste-Free Lunch Challenge Sample Web Banner (PNG) - upload to your school website to remind parents about the event!
Other waste reduction resources for schools: wrwcanada.com/school-resources