Earth Day Vocabulary NO Prep Packet
Teach Earth Day Vocabulary !
Perfect for elementary science lessons, ELA/vocabulary lessons, or to incorporate into speech therapy sessions. Can be used by anyone!
This packet was designed to target common vocabulary associated with Earth Day. It contains the following vocabulary words:
air, animals, compost, conserve, Earth, energy, environment, garden, habitat. landfill
litter, organic, planet, plant, pollute, recycle, reduce, reuse, save, sun, trash, tree, waste
There are a variety of activities to learn the vocabulary and create awareness for conservation. This packet was made for 2nd -5th grade students but can be used with younger/older depending on skill level.
What's included (all using Earth Day Vocabulary)
★ Vocabulary Word List (great to use as a word bank for writing assignments)
★ Vocabulary Flash Cards (simple definitions and pictures)
★Non-Fiction Text Story with comprehension questions
(3 formats for questions: writing, multiple choice, & verbal)
★ Vocabulary Match: The student will draw a line from the word (with a picture) to its definition
★Earth Day Synonyms: The student will draw a line from the word to its synonym
★Earth Day Color by Number Multiple Meaning Words: Reveal a hidden picture while saying two meanings of each word.
★Earth Day Venn Diagrams: Compare/contrast Earth Day vocabulary
(included: recycle vs. compost, habitat vs. environment, and blank)
★Earth Day Idioms: These are all related to nature in some way!
(two formats: verbal and multiple choice)
★Conservation Match: A cut & paste activity to match a conservation technique to the resource it helps protect (air, water, land).
★Recycle or Compost? Sort different items into the correct bin (cut & paste).
★Recyclable Material Search: The student will color only the recyclable materials green!
★What Can I do to Help Reflection Page: The students will learn about common things they can do to help the Earth, then draw a picture of themselves doing it!
★Earth Day Word Search: 14 Earth Day Vocabulary Words
★Earth Day Crossword Puzzle: The clues are the definition! Word bank provided
★Earth Day Bingo (4 different boards to use in groups): The clue cards are definitions
★Recycle Bingo (4 different boards to use in groups): The clues give a short fact about how each item can be recycled.
***Answer keys included in a separate file in this download!
Don't forget to download my EARTH DAY PLEDGE! It is available for FREE here!t
It is a great way to keep the awareness going and to spread it to your students' homes! Make it a class activity! (The pledge contains simple things that any kid can do to conserve resources and protect the earth).
I have two other Earth Day resources specifically for speech therapy (articulation)
Articulation Recycling: A Speech Therapy Craft
Earth Day Color by Symbol Articulation