Have you and your students ever wondered why we celebrate Earth Day? This article gives you an interesting and engaging text about the history of Earth Day and Surprising Facts about our Earth and environment. I have also included activities that go along with the text.
-- 2 page text about history, traditions, and surprising facts about Earth Day
-- Comprehension Questions
-- KWL Chart
-- Anticipation Guide/Answer Key
-- Response Writing to a YouTube video (Dear Future Generation: Sorry)