This exciting Arbor Day Word Search & Double Puzzle is a great educational opportunity to celebrate in your classroom the importance of planting trees. Arbor day is celebrated the last Friday in April , April 27th. This word search will help you teach students about the origin of the holiday, types of importance of trees in maintaining our environment specially their role in oxygen production and fossil fuel emissions reduction. Arbor Day was created by Julius Morton, a tree lover from Nebraska. The first Arbor Day in America was celebrate on April 10, 1872. It is believed that a million trees were planted that day.
1) Word Search= 27 words (For example)
LUNGS OF OUR PLANET SUPPLY OXYGEN CONIFERS
REMOVE AIR POLLUTION COOLING EFFECT NEBRASKA
FORESTED WATERSHEDS WILDLIFE HABITAT OAK TREE
ABSORB CARBON DIOXIDE JULIUS MORTON VILLANUEVA
GIFFORD PINCHOT TREE CITY USA AMAZONS
2) 12 Double puzzle words with a hidden message
The Amazon Rainforest has been known as the "Lungs of our Planet" because it of continuously recycling carbon dioxide into oxygen. More than 20 percent of the world oxygen is produced in the Amazon Rainforest.
So our Hidden Puzzle is + The Amazons-Lungs of Our Planet
3)Arbor Day Bookmark- Great keepsake for their summer reading.
ENJOY the summer
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