Students Use the 4-C Grant to Upcycle Trash

Through the use of the 4-C grant that was funded by Wake County, Dr. Jones’s environmental sciences class took trash and upcycled it using the Earth/Environmental standard, “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle.” The 4-C’s of learning refers to students demonstrating Creativity, Critical Thinking, Communication, and Collaboration. Students also used the STEM Engineering Design process and worked in teams to re-purpose new objects.