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Earth Day Activities

Earth Day Activities
Earth Day Activities
Earth Day Activities
Earth Day Activities
Earth Day Activities
Earth Day Activities
Earth Day Activities
Product Description
Celebrate Earth Day with content rich activities including Non-Fiction articles about water conservation and pollution. Also included are fiction activities based on the popular book Miss Rumphius by Barbara Cooney and writing activities for each genre, including poetry, and much more!

This no-prep Earth Day pack is a great mix of reading, writing, and math activities. Non-fiction articles include text features to strengthen informational text reading skills. Activities and projects require students to use text based evidence and encourage critical thinking about Earth Day.

Short on time to teach Earth Day this year? Complete activities in group settings and encourage meaningful discourse in a short amount of time!

CONTENTS:

Reading
5 Non Fiction Reading Passages and Activities:
*Earth Day (Response Questions)
*Reduce, Reuse, Recycle (Response Questions and Flip Book)
* Recycling Loop (Sequence Chain and Opinion Question)
*Water Conservation (Response Questions and Cause and Effect)
*What Is Pollution? (Main Idea and Opinion Question)
Student Note Taking Sheet
Student Presentation Directions (Optional Activity)
Fiction Reading Activities based on the book
Miss Rumphius by: Barbara Clooney
*Character Trait Analysis
*Reader Response Questions
*How the Setting Effects the Story Questions
*Theme and Life Lesson Activity

Grammar and More
Garbage Challenge
Quote Reflection
Dictionary Look It Up Activity
Cloze Reading Activity
3 Prefix “Re” Activities
Earth Day Word Search and Answer Key
Earth Day 3-2-1 Reflection

Writing
Earth Day Quilt
Give the Earth a High Five
Friendly Letter Writing to Mother Earth
Save the Planet Acrostic Poem
*Opinion Writing Prompt & Graphic Organizer
*Explanatory Writing Prompt & Graphic Organizer
*Narrative Writing Prompt & Graphic Organizer

Math
Producing Garbage Word Problems
Reducing Garbage Math Game

Suggestions for Effective Classroom Use:
Morning Work
Centers
Partner Work
Independent Reading Practice
Independent Writing Practice
Whole Class Instruction
Bulletin Boards-Several different activities included could be used for bulletin board displays this April.

See the preview for more a more detailed look at this product.

This pack is also part of a bundle!

Earth Day Bundle

This pack is also part of a money saving spring holiday bundle!

Spring Holidays BUNDLE

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Need more spring activities? Check the links below!

Spring Sub Plans

April Writing

Spring Opinion Writing

Spring Persuasive Writing

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