Earth Day History Informational Texts Activities Grades 8-11

Earth Day History Informational Texts Activities Grades 8-11
Earth Day History Informational Texts Activities Grades 8-11
Earth Day History Informational Texts Activities Grades 8-11
Earth Day History Informational Texts Activities Grades 8-11
Earth Day History Informational Texts Activities Grades 8-11
Earth Day History Informational Texts Activities Grades 8-11
Earth Day History Informational Texts Activities Grades 8-11
Earth Day History Informational Texts Activities Grades 8-11
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  1. This bundle contains two resources (available individually in my store - the bundle is offered at a discounted price) that would be perfect to use in a grade 9-10 (or a strong grade 8 and even grade 11) classroom for either science or history. Included are:Earth Day and the Environment – 15 Graphi
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This informational text resource is designed for both History and Science for grades 9-11 and strong grade 8 students. Included are:
--- three texts on the history of Earth Day (An Idea is Born, Earth Day 1970, and Earth Day Since 1970)
--- a page of comprehension/opinion questions for each text, as well as a vocabulary activity
--- a video activity which has questions to accompany the 1970 ABC News broadcast on April 22nd (approximately 9 minutes in length) that is available here: http://abcnews.go.com/Archives/video/april-22-1970-earth-day-9779207
The video is divided into five segments about different cities across the U.S. There are 5 sections of questions (comprehension and opinion) and one added writing and research activity for students to complete concerning the current Earth Day.
--- Answer keys for all the activities.

This product is available in a bundle with Earth Day and the Environment – 15 Graphic Organizers, at a discounted price. The bundle can be viewed here:
Earth Day Bundle of 2 Resources

The Graphic Organizer resource can also be purchased separately and can be viewed here:
The Environment 14 Graphic Organizers

You may also be interested in this resource for English Language Learners:
Earth Day for English Language Learners

And for middle school students:
Earth Day Vocabulary Activities Grades 6-8
The Language of Earth Day Informational Text and Activities Grades 6-8
The two middle school resources can be purchased as a small bundle:
Earth Day Middle School Bundle
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