Activity project offers new compelling short films and curriculum, empowering your students to consciously shape our shared future. Applicable from fifth grade through college, this engaging material is versatile and can be used virtually or in the classroom.
This full year lesson plan bundle contains 20 nature-based lesson plans following forest school and outdoor education models. It is inspired by Jon Young's Coyote Mentoring and the natural cycle of learning. These 20 lessons equip teachers and mentors to instill in their students strategies such as mapping, birding, mindfulness, awareness, animal tracking, journaling, and curiosity.
Project Learning Tree’s Explore Your Environment: K-8 Activity Guide includes 50 hands-on, multidisciplinary activities to connect children to nature and increase young people’s awareness and knowledge about their environment. Activities include detailed step-by-step instructions, academic correlations, time and material requirements, and corresponding student worksheets with green career connections. This supplementary curriculum is designed to develop students’ critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
In a month-long celebration of Earth Day, Earth Day Xpeditions offers teachers a variety of interactive environmental activities curated from our content partners for either virtual or in-person learning. Each PK-12 grade activity comes complete with online access to background information as well as an activity correlated to Next Gen Science Standards and the TEKS.
Each spring Long Live the Kings, a Pacific Northwest salmon nonprofit, invites educators and the general public to pick their favorite fish, join a team, and watch an epic 5 day migration in early May. The activities in this toolkit are designed to accompany the migration, which is from May 3-7 in 2021. Start with a quick look at the Curriculum Overview and Journal and use the activities and resources in your lesson plans as needed.
"Work Out Your Wild Side" provides short, daily exercises paired with tools to help children learn more about the importance of nature. The fun, species themed-exercises take place over five habitat themed-weeks and can be customized as you go. Teachers/parents -- enter for a chance to win a grand prize WWF education pack and a one-on-one web call with a WWF wildlife expert for your class or family! Download the free exercises and posters, and enter to win by May 14th, 2021.