Environmental Awareness Teacher Resources
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Young environmentalists take a look at how they both pollute and clean their own environments. Each pupil creates a personal checklist that they use to determine their own environmental awareness. A community checklist is made as well, and pairs of learners create lists of ways that their school could become more environmentally sound.
4th Science 7 Views 5 Downloads
Environmental Awareness — Think Global, Act Local
Students identify the different hazardous wastes and the dangers they post to the environment. In this physical science instructional activity, students brainstorm ways to dispose them properly. They create a short story, song or poem to conclude the instructional activity.
9th - 10th Science 28 Views 91 Downloads
Go green! Help kids acquire vocabulary while simultaneously teaching them about preserving the environment. This series includes several activities, including matching words to definitions, determining antonyms, and writing. The assignments encourage environmentally-friendly behavior, such as thinking of how to reuse objects.
3rd - 6th Science 3 Views 50 Downloads
Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle: Sorting Through Personal Choices
Raise children's awareness about the importance of conservation with this hands-on science lesson. Start by breaking the class into groups and having them collect trash from around the school or local park. Learners then use the provided Venn diagram to sort the items they found based on their ability to be reduced, reused, or recycled.
2nd - 6th Science 45 Views 26 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Recycling
Raise young children's environmental awareness with this early elementary recycling lesson. After discussing garbage and the importance of recycling, learners perform a variety of activities that explore different ways of recycling and reusing common materials.
Pre-K - K Science 8 Views 7 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Environmental Interdependence (Environmental Awareness)
Whether introducing a study of environment awareness or preparing your classes for a performance task related to environmental interdependence, you will find this resource useful. Key terms and concepts are introduced so that all learners are prepared for the study or the assessment.
5th - 8th Science 3 Views 1 Download
New Review A Day for the Environment
On April 22, 1970 over 20 million American participated in the first Earth Day. But why? The beginnings of what is now a world-wide event, celebrated in over 190 countries to support environmental awareness and protection, are the focus of a 27-page packet that includes articles, interviews, images, and videos.
7th - 10th Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download
Environmental Awareness and Children's Literature
Use an alternative setting for pregnant teens and young mothers, as well as special education children to examine environmental topics through literature. Included in this unit is a visit to neighborhood libraries to select children's books on the environment.
6th - 12th Science 18 Views 55 Downloads
Water Sources and Pollution
Students explore environmental awareness by completing a pollution activity. In this drinking water lesson plan, students identify the role of the EPA in maintaining drinkable water in our country and what types of toxins regularly invade our water supplies.
4th - 7th Science 3 Views 34 Downloads
Transportation and Environmental Sustainability
After listening to the book, We All Go Traveling By, 1st graders discuss different modes of transportation that they see out in the world, and the environmental impacts of each one. Kids work together to create a list of the types of transportation, then complete a worksheet that has them list the one that are "More Environmentally Friendly," and "Less Environmentally Friendly.
1st Language Arts 14 Views 22 Downloads
Set your environmental studies class up to debate a current topic regarding your choice of six suggested statements about energy use in the United States. Teams read material that you have gathered and then form their arguments. The lesson outline explains the benefits of holding a classroom debate and provides a procedure.
9th - 12th Science 8 Views 5 Downloads
Students Can Make A Difference!
Can one class, or even one child make a difference? Introduce service learning and environmental awareness to your third graders. They discuss what a service learning project is, and how it can help them become active participants in saving the environment.
3rd Science 7 Views 12 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Noodles And Nedd: No Littering
Nedd teaches his pet, Noodle, not to litter in this video. It is an easy way to launch a discussion about environmental awareness. After watching this video, learners could discuss the importance of throwing away their trash properly and the effects of ignoring this important rule.
1 min Pre-K - K Science 3 Views 4 Downloads
What a wonderful way to explore wind power! Through this lesson, learners get a background in the history of wind power, create their own wind turbine, and the test their designs. This is a terrific way to tie scientific principles to real life examples.
9th - 12th Science 7 Views 46 Downloads
El Medio Ambiente, An Environmental Awareness Project
Students investigate environmental issue in Hispanic country, use readings from textbooks or other sources, prepare environmental awareness poster that focuses on issue of investigation, and create poster by cutting and pasting photos from magazines and/or other sources.
5th - 12th Languages 5 Views 32 Downloads
Complete fashion design activities as a part of a study on protecting the environment. In this fashion and environment instructional activity, students discuss global environmental awareness and work in groups to list recyclable products that can be used in fashion design.
11th - Higher Ed Science 40 Views 113 Downloads
The Environmental Awareness Digital Video Editing Session
Get out that camara and make an environmentally informed film to create community awareness. Budding environmentalists examine the harmful effects pollution has on our environmental and the impact of recycling. They research a related topic, making a digital video, and share it with the community.
6th - 8th Science 3 Views 8 Downloads
Responding to Uncertainties and Changes
Fifth graders read articles to make them aware of the world around them. In this social awareness lesson, 5th graders complete a reading on social issues and write a response to the literature. Students include complex sentences in their writing.
5th Language Arts 5 Views 18 Downloads