Outdoor Education Teacher Resources
From backpacking to rock climbing, these resources will get students out of the classroom and into the great outdoors.
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Building Background Knowledge About Physical Environment: What Makes it Hard for Some People to Get Books?
3rd CCSS: Designed
How far would your pupils go to be able to have access to books? Revisit Heather Henson and David Small's That Book Woman and challenge class members to take on the role of Cal or the Book Woman. By putting themselves in someone else's...
Children Making Text to Self Connections Through Reading and Their Environment
Pre-K - K
Students determine how to make connections between the stories they read to their community. In this text connection lesson, students take a mental walk through their own community before listening to Lisa Bullard's, My Neighborhood;...
Reducing Your Carbon Footprint to Help the Environment
3rd - 6th
Students examine their environment. In this carbon footprint lesson plan, students look at how he/she impacts their environment with the waste they create and the energy they use. As a class they read an article and listen to podcasts on...
Climate Change: Earth's Giant Game of Tetris
3 mins 6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
In this colorful animation, our current problem with climate change is likened to a block-stacking game of Tetris. Greenhouse gases are increasing in the atmosphere at an increasing rate. Can we place them properly before it's too late?...
Regents High School Examination: Living Environment 2007
9th - 12th
Environmental science enthusiasts show what they know at the end of the year by taking this full-fledged final exam. They answer multiple choice, graph interpretation, and essay analysys questions, 73 of them in all. Topics range from...
Meet a Naturalist: Researching, Writing, Interviewing
2nd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Young scholars reach out into the community and learn about different environmental science careers in this inquiry-based instructional activity. Beginning with a short research assignment, children gain background knowledge about...