Kids will love these printable infographics, jam-packed Earth Science issues, and interactive online reading resources that celebrate Earth Day. Since 1970, we’ve celebrated April 22nd to raise awareness about the modern conservation movement. Keep it up in your classroom or homeschool with the following classroom resources.
From Rainforests to Wetlands, kids can make their own connections between Earth Science units and topics with our interactive Discover Map.
These Earth Science issues will be classroom staples all year round. Check out Ecology, Conservation, Earth, in this Earth Science Themed Set for your library, complemented by Free Teacher Guides and Vocabulary Packets.
“Earth Day is easy to celebrate,” says 7th-grade teacher Mari Venturino. “There are no cards to buy, no presents to wrap, and no special treats to bake or buy. It’s all about empowering students and adults to take ownership of our Earth, and ensuring that it is healthy and happy planet for generations to come.” Read on.
Read Online Now: Conservation
Our online unit on Conservation introduces students to Our Natural Resources, Our Carbon Footprint, Landfills and Recycling and more. This unit uses thought-provoking examples of how humans impact the earth, followed by tips on how to protect our environment.
Read Online Now: Ecology
Ecology explains how the food chain works, provides a detailed discussion of Earth’s 10 biomes, and will generate lively discussions about our “ecological footprint”. Kids Discover subscribers gain instant access to topics like Life Cycles, The Balance of Nature, and Ecologists to the Rescue.
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