Sustainability Does Matter

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A group board for those wishing to take action to create a more sustainable environment

Teacher Librarian R-7
Carly and Adam want to help you engage students through hands-on STEM Activities and STEM Challenges for Kids. Students learn best through play-based teaching strategies.nnIntegrate STEM and Coding in your Classroom! Stem Teacher, 5 Rs, Classroom Walls, Future Classroom, Steam Activities, Educational Activities, World Problems, Stem Challenges, Stem Projects

Engage Students in Solving Real-World Problems with STEM — Carly and Adam

If your students aren’t excited about STEM the problem might be a lack of exposure to real-world challenges. Real-world problem solving should be at the core of any STEM education program. It increases student buy-in as students realize that their work has an impact that extends beyond the classroom walls. It also helps students develop empathy as they take a walk in someone else’s shoes in order to understand the problems they face before coming up with potential solutions.

Biodomes Engineering Design Project: Lessons - Activity Two students work on their biodome. Nearby are unique model biodome designs, all made with conjoined clear plastic bottles and trays. 4th Grade Science, Elementary Science, Science Classroom, Science Education, Teaching Science, Science For Kids, Science Fun, Physical Science, Earth Science Activities

Biodomes Engineering Design Project: Lessons 2-6 - Activity

In this multi-day activity, students explore environments, ecosystems, energy flow and organism interactions by creating a scale model biodome, following the steps of the engineering design process.

Alternative energy essay Alternative Energy Essay by Shannon Roselli “The two most abundant forms of power on earth are solar and wind” says ED Begley JR. Solar and wind energy are both alternative energies because they do not use fossil fuels. Renewable Energy, Solar Energy, Solar Power, Alternative Energie, Ideias Diy, Energy Projects, Fair Projects, Off The Grid, Bushcraft

How To Make A Vertical Axis Wind Turbine

If you're looking for a cool alternative energy project - no doubt a very cool bonding project to share with the kids - then building this vertical axis wind turbine has got to be right up there. Just don't expect it to go powering your washing machine anytime soon (output is roughly estimated at 50 watts) - but hey, you've got to start somewhere right? The turbine is based on the use of 4 inch PVC pipes, cut in half, for the blades with the blades mounted on bicycle rims. The structure is…

My DIY Projects: Recycling Plastic Bottle Water Filter. Great for when you DO have filters, but not the pitcher Survival Prepping, Emergency Preparedness, Survival Skills, Emergency Water, Homestead Survival, Emergency Kits, Survival Food, Do It Yourself Inspiration, Ideias Diy


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DIY: Milk jug scoop for potting soil + 6 ways to use repurposed materials (gutters, pallets, old windows) to start a garden. Great way to upcycle.DIY: Milk Jug Scoop For The Garden.make your own from an empty milk jug & other ideasDIY: Milk Jug Scoop Plastic Milk Bottles, Diy Plastic Bottle, Milk Jugs, Milk Cartons, Milk Carton Crafts, Diy Bottle, Garden Projects, Garden Tools, Diy Projects

Disney Activities for Kids

Find fun and magical Disney activities that you'll remember forever—from family game nights to party ideas to movie nights.

A hands-on look at how to make recycled paper. A perfect way for children to see and feel how paper is recycled. Perfect activity for Earth Day science to learn about preserving our planet. Recycling Facts, Recycling For Kids, Recycling Information, Recycling Activities For Kids, Recycling Ideas, Reggio, Preschool Science, Science Activities, Science Experiments


Recycling Paper at Preschool - A hands-on look at how paper is made. Perfect way for preschoolers to see (and feel) how paper is recycled into new paper | you clever monkey

Free printable recycling game for kids. Just print the template, cut the tokens and play! Good for introducing the recycling basics and also as an Earth day activity for kids. Earth Day Activities for Kids Recycling Games, Recycling For Kids, Recycling Bins, Recycling Activities For Kids, Activity Games For Kids, Geography Games For Kids, Waste Management Recycling, Plastic Recycling, Recycling Programs

Recycling Sorting Game

What bin do these items go into? This recycling sorting game is a fun way to introduce kids to the basics of re-purposing waste!

Plants and Tips to Create a Bee-Friendly Garden – Garden Therapy Do you have fruit trees that used to fruit well but are no longer producing much or any fruit? Perhaps your vegetable garden. Gardening Supplies, Gardening Tips, Gardening Books, Kitchen Gardening, Gardening Magazines, Gardening Services, Gardening Courses, Gardening Gloves, Companion Gardening

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a garden home for beneficial insects! Craftsman Built Insect Hotel Decorative Wood House by Olivier Le Queinec, via Dreamstime a garden home for beneficial insects! Craftsman Built Insect Hotel Decorative Wood House by Olivier Le Queinec, via Dreamstime Diy Gardening, Organic Gardening, Vegetable Gardening, Bug Hotel, Mason Bees, Garden Bugs, Roses Garden, Bottle Garden, Beneficial Insects

Craftsman Built Insect Hotel Decorative Wood House Stock Photo - Image of insect, pests: 35016338

Craftsman Built Insect Hotel Decorative Wood House. Photo about insect, pests, compartments, housing, bugs, hotel, ladybugs, wooden, ecology, natural, promote, useful - 35016338

Wildlife garden: How to make an insect hotel Make a cute insect hotel for bees, ladybirds and other insects. Made from a mini chest of drawers and filled with straw, cardboard and pampas grass tubes Garden Crafts, Garden Projects, Garden Art, Garden Design, Bug Hotel, Mason Bees, Bee House, Ideias Diy, Save The Bees

Wildlife garden: How to make an insect hotel - David Domoney

Help your garden wildlife by giving insects a home over winter! TV Gardener David Domoney has produced a step-by-step guide to making an insect hotel.

Build a Bughouse for Beneficial Insects - BCLiving Bug Hotel, Garden Insects, Garden Bugs, Garden Crafts, Garden Projects, Permaculture, Terrasse Design, Mason Bees, Bee House

Build a Bughouse for Beneficial Insects

Support helpful critters with this adorable abode – an easy and eco-friendly project for the whole family

s Blue Banded Bee Hotel Photo Sustainable Environment, Sustainability, Stingless Bees, Habitats, Bottle Opener, Blue, Key Bottle Opener, Sustainable Development

Australian Native Bees

Australian Native Bees are potentially the most underated resource available to agriculturists, horticulturists, honey producers and people who just want a bee hive or colony in their back yard. The bees range from small black, social (hive) stingless bees through a list of thousand and more varieties of solitary bees including the Blue Banded, Leaf Cutter and Giant Carpenter.