Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Resources for Earth Day 2016: Trees for the Earth

Earth Day 2016
Friday, April 22

Trees for the Earth

Learn more about Earth Day at the official Earth Day website

Discovery Education:  Earth Day Content Collection includes video segments, clip art, writing prompts, etc. Find more content by searching by standards, specific topics, or by grade level. Log into your Discovery Education account to view these resources. (Email Barb for help.)

Discovery also featured a Content Showcase on Earth Day in 2015. Again, you will have to log in to your Discovery account to view.

BrainPOP:  Peruse the Science units or do a search for Earth Day to connect with many topics related to the Earth. Contact Barb for login information.

BrainPOP, Jr. has a video on the Earth and you'll find additional resources by searching Earth Day. Again, you'll need to login for access.

Matt Davis updated for 2016 his Edutopia article entitled Earth Day:  Lesson Plans, Reading Lists, and Classroom Ideas.

Time for Kids offers Earth Day printables for Grades K-6 as well as an Earth Day mini-site with other articles and resources.

NEA has an extensive list of Earth Day curriculum resources for Grades K-5.

Scholastic has also compiled a list of Earth Day ideas for all grade levels.

Don't forget to check Newsela for nonfiction news articles appropriate for Earth Day! Remember that Newsela publishes the same article at five different reading levels so ALL of your students can read and enjoy them!

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