Plastic bottle cap challenge!

We’ve asked 19 schools to show how many drink bottles they can recycle by America Recycles Day November 15th. We are keeping track by collecting the caps! How high will they go?

2016-2017 classroom offerings

The Resourceful Schools Project serves all schools within Saint Louis County, Missouri. Programs and resources are free. Here are our 2016-2017 classroom offerings.

Storm drain art participation wins recognition

Saint Louis County and the Resourceful Schools Project was recognized by the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District on September 22, 2016, for our exceptional participation in the Storm Drain Art Education Program.

RSP presents new unit on plastic pollution

We will come to your school to conduct the lab and bring all necessary equipment and supplies, including goggles and gloves.

‘Talkin’ Trash’ production to tour seven St. Louis County schools

Resourceful Schools is bringing Metro Theater Company’s production of “Talkin’ Trash”, a play by Nicholas Kryah, to seven St. Louis County schools. This play was [...]

The Fall 2015 RSP newsletter is here!

The new Resourceful Schools Project Fall 2015 newsletter is out! See our list of free programs for K-12 schools in St. Louis County,  and read  a recap of our bottle cap collection and the Robinson Elementary cafeteria compost project. […]

Eek! It leaks! A lesson for students in grades 3-8

In this activity, students are charged with the task of constructing a leak-proof bag using 4 plastic strips and masking tape. The challenge is they are given only a limited amount of tape.

Attention All Day Camps: Puppet Show Extends Season

Destiny, the star of the smash hit puppet show, “How Recycling Changed My Life” has extended her engagement in St. Louis County and is now available for summer performances. The smash hit, seen by 1,008 students this past school year, features a sneaky villain, dramatic chase scene, and flying objects! […]

Robinson Elementary: Shining Example of Food Waste Diversion

A pilot program to recycle cafeteria waste at Robinson Elementary School succeeds with thoughtful design and a commitment to training. […]

Discover the ‘Great Pacific Garbage Patch’ at our July 30 workshop

Our free STEAM workshop for middle school science teachers on July 30 will feature lab activities, field trips, community service projects, art, language arts, and more!  Come and stake your claim on a Texas-sized island of trash! […]