No time for Earth Day lesson plans or prep this spring? No problem. The package contains everything you need to create a fun and exciting learning environment in your classroom - all using the theme of protecting the environment.
Whether you use the suggested 2 week lesson plan as is, or stretch it into 3 or 4 weeks is all up to you.
The unit contains circle time lessons, suggested songs and finger plays (including a flash card poem), links to youtube playlists, discussion points, key pointed questions, imagination play ideas, center activities (including signs, instruction sheets, material lists, etc.), as well as a whole packet of no-prep worksheets for your table time.
Lesson topics include:
1. Our Planet is Special
2. 3rd Rock from the Sun
3. Life all Around
5. Fresh Water
6. Keeping Earth Healthy
7. Plastic, Plastic, everywhere!
8. Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
9. Don't Waste Water
10. Protecting our Animals
Worksheets train skills such as: