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.
Bring conservation and science to life by giving children the opportunity to hear from WWF scientists and experts. Through free, 45-minute virtual events livestreamed on our website, children can listen as WWF experts share stories of their experience working to protect species and habitats around the world. As you watch live, you can submit questions for the expert, participate in polls and quizzes, and interact with the expert by showing how much you learned! These experiences are open to parents with children, teachers with students, and anyone interested in bringing conservation experts into your classroom or living room.
Education doesn’t happen only in the classroom. Enjoy these videos and activities in your home on your schedule. Learn about reducing waste, responding to climate change and protecting natural resources.
Climate and energy are complex and interdisciplinary topics, making them challenging to incorporate into elementary classrooms. CLEAN offers resources to bring Climate Change into the classroom in an easy way at the elementary level.
The Martius-Spix expedition traveled to the Brazilian rainforest in 1817, leaving a remarkable record for scholars young and old. We are happy to announce the second edition of RTR1 which includes the long-lost Volume 3, The Amazon !
Winter is an excellent season for owling, and this family-friendly article covers the "How," "What," "When," "Where," and "Hooo" for how to enjoy owling in a considerate and cautious way. If the EE program you're involved with provides resources to families, this may be a great link to share out.