recycling newspapers and magazine

Councils in the UK produce leaflets which tell you how and what to recycle. You may have a leaflet at home. Leaflets sometimes use long and sometimes difficult words. Being able to read and understand leaflets about recycling is very important so you know you are recycling correctly.


Task 1 - matching

Task 2 - fill the gaps



Now you know some more words to help you read a leaflet about recycling. If you have a leaflet at home, try and read it.

You can find out about your local recycling service here: Recycling collections (England only)

Leave a comment below to let us know how you got on.

If you want to find out more about recycling and practise your English at the same time, look at some of the other activities in the ‘Recycling’ series.

This resource was based on a resource from Salford City College and a leaflet from East Devon District Council, we would like to thank them both for allowing us to do this.