Earth Day Learning and Teaching Resources
Earth Day is coming up on April 22. Have you started to think about lessons for your classroom or activities you can do with your own children to celebrate this special day? Teaching kids to be green and take care of Earth can be fun and truly instill important values in our children. Here are some links for fabulous ways to celebrate with your students and children!
Earth Day Network – TONS of lesson plans
Scholastic – Lots of great lesson plans, activities, and more!
Hotchalk – HUGE collection of lesson plans for tons of related issues
A to Z Teacher Stuff – Awesome collection of thematic units, including one focusing on Dr. Seuss’s The Lorax.
The Science Spot – Large collection of links to lesson plans and more
Kaboose – Nice selection of printables
K-2 Printables – Excellent collection of printables and other resources
DLTK – Crafts, Printables, Lessons, and more
Woo Jr. -Coloring Pages and Printables
Crayola – Several wonderful craft lessons for teaching about the Earth
Wilderness.org – Lots of great resources for teachers and parents
Teacher Planet – lesson plans and more
Happy Earth Day! Here are some additional resources you may be interested in: