#BestResourceEverTired of hearing, "I lost my pencil" or the pencil sharpener working overtime?
This is a team-building, community-minded, environmentally spirited bunch of activities. The activities are all related and piggyback in a sequential way.Instructions for making the pencil forest are included.
Students will learn how to be responsible for one's school belongings and be responsible for the environment. They will learn how to work together for a common cause and to "give back" to society by helping others. They will learn where pencils come from, how they are made, and the various jobs/workers involved in the pencil production process.
Students can "see" what it's like to be a pencil from the perspective of "Penny Pencil", a personification of a pencil. Research has been done for you...lots of resources, links, and info included in this product, ready to be printed out.
A little math, but mostly literature, social studies, science themed.