A simple lesson plan gets youngsters working in groups to create Earth Day posters. Begin the activity by teaching about Earth Day and sustainable practices. Then, split the class up, providing recycled or reused materials, or materials that can be easily recycled, to each group. Make sure to take the time to discuss the ability of the materials to be reused or recycled!
- The general idea is an engaging activity to use in honor of Earth Day or as a culmination to a unit on conservation
- Fosters teamwork and awareness of environmental concerns
- Board plan ideas are included
- No background information provided; you will need to do some research so that you can prepare the class for the activity