We found 258 reviewed resources for environmental study vocabulary
A River Ran Wild: An Environmental HistoryLesson Planet
11th - 12th
The Nashua River serves as the focal point of an investigation of the treatment of and care for natural resources. A reading of A River Rand Wild: An Environmental History by Lynne Cherry, launches the study and class members consider...
Fibers, Dyes, and the EnvironmentLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Nanofibers can be made through electrospinning or force spinning in order to reduce the negative impact on the environment. Pupils study the role of fibers and dye on the environment through a series of five hands-on activities. Then,...
The Poetry of Robinson Jeffers: Eco-CriticismLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Look at Robinson Jeffers' poetry through the lens of environmentalism. Pupils discuss two poems, "The Purse-Seine" and "The Coast-Road," and respond to the included questions. They then compose essays about Jeffers' view of the...
Once Upon A Time (Saxipak’a): Lesson Plan 1Lesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
As part of a study of the history of the Chumash on California's Channel Island chain, class members view the documentary Once Upon a Time, respond to discussion questions, and create a timeline for the different waves of migration.
Exploring the Hudson in 1609Lesson Planet
4th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
While this lesson focuses on a study of the Hudson River, it could be used as a template for a discussion of map skills, converting measurements, and plotting a route. The lesson includes vocabulary and other resources to make it a...
The Neolithic RevolutionLesson Planet
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
With the abundance of food products we can easily access in our society today, it is easy to forget the toll this can take on our global environment. Young learners will discover how the transition to agriculture and domesticated living...
Understanding the Indoor Environment: Vocabulary DevelopmentLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students acquire new vocabulary by reading an assigned text and determining the meanings of unfamiliar words. For this vocabulary development lesson, students acquire strategies to use in a small group as they decode meanings of...
Science and Society: Preventing the Spread of DiseaseLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Looking for a valuable resource on the spread of infectious diseases? Here is a lesson in which pupils simulate the spread of diseases and learn about how to prevent them from spreading. Class members read case studies about diseases,...
Environmental Interdependence (Environmental Awareness)Lesson Planet
5th - 8th
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...
Reading Comprehension: History of the Periodic TableLesson Planet
7th - 9th
Although the article that launches this lesson is about the history of the Periodic Table, the objective is reading comprehension. Using the eight-page informational text, learners answer five comprehension questions and craft one essay....
Seeing the Wood for the Trees: Introduction to Sustainable ForestryLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Examine the soundness of the world forest system through an interactive lesson. Learners use satellite images to analyze different forest systems. They study logging methods that maintain the health of the forests and those that deplete...