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Garbage: Games

Games

Desktop games are a great way to stimulate interest and motivate kids. Here you will find links to an assortment of interactive games and activities from the Internet for use in your classroom. They cover this topic and can be used in a computer lab, on an interactive whiteboard, or on individual computer systems. There are a variety of skill levels in these activities.

Flash, Java, Shockwave, QuickTime or other interactive plug-ins may be required. Each individual site will advise you as to the needs, as necessary.

EekoHouse

House

Earn points as you learn to improve the environment in this game from PBSKids.

Sort Mania

Sorting bins

Sort the trash into categories. Use Internet Explorer 9 for best results. Go to the game.

Creek Cleanup / Wasted!

Creek Cleanup — Clean the garbage around the creek and make things right.

Wasted! — Stop the rubbish from taking over your life in this online cleaning game.

Diver cleaning trash

Oscar's Trash Collection

trash can

It's no surprise that Oscar the Grouch — the king of trash — would know how to create a fun game about garbage.

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