Do you have a favorite book in this list of Children's books for Earth Day reading?
A cute idea for an Earth Day activity.
Save the Earth!
This is a lovely quote to use for Earth Day: "We do not inherit the earth from ancestors, we borrow it from our children."
Earth Day globes with recycling and conservation tips written inside of them.
This Earth Day creative writing worksheets also includes a matching 5 page bulletin board display banner.
Earth Day Powerpoint Lesson: A fun game-like activity for Earth Day that reviews parts of speech (nouns, verbs, adjectives, and adverbs).
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Recycle plastic milk jugs and have your students create a "Green Guy" arts and craft project.
This is a cute title for an Earth Day display featuring your students' art projects: "The EARTH without ART is just EH."
"Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not." This Dr. Seuss quote from The Lorax is great to use for an Earth Day creative writing assignment and bulletin board display. (Download a FREE one page poster for this quote on: http://www.uniqueteachingresources.com/Dr-Seuss-Quotes.html)
A great quote from Dr. Seuss that is ideal for Earth Day: "I speak for the trees. I speak for the trees for the trees have no tongues." (Download a FREE one page poster for this quote on: http://www.uniqueteachingresources.com/Dr-Seuss-Quotes.html)
This "Earth Day Superhero" is a super idea for an Earth Day creative writing activity and bulletin board display.
These Earth Day "Handprint Globes" glued on black construction paper, along with students' creative writing assignments would make a visually stunning Earth Day bulletin board display.
This is a cute idea to adapt for an art project with an Earth Day theme. Give each student a square with a quarter circle on it for them to do their drawings. Glue your students' drawings together to form "Earth Circles" and create a colorful Earth Day bulletin board display.
"We got the whole world in our hands:" These art projects were created by Grade 1 students and they traced their hands, painted a picture of the Earth, and added confetti stars.
This is a lovely idea for an Earth Day bulletin board display. Students create images of themselves and write an Earth Day wish inside their "dream clouds."
Earth Day Flip Books: This teacher divided these booklets into 4 sections and topics. Flip open each section and read what students wrote for each topic.
"We've Got the Whole World In Our Hands" is a lovely title for an Earth Day bulletin board display. The globe in the center is made from student handprints. The teacher typed up phrases such as: "We can pick up trash. We can plant trees and flowers. We can turn off lights when we aren't in the room." and placed these phrases around the Earth.
These cute "Earth Day Character Books" open up to reveal a writing area. These Earth Day projects would make an eye catching bulletin board display. From: Step Into Second Grade
"It's Easy to Be Green:" I like the idea of using recycled newspaper as the background paper for this recycling bulletin board display.
“16 Great Children’s Books on Nature and the Environment:” This list contains some of the ‘best’ nature books out there (whether they were chosen for their storyline, their educational value, or simply the beauty of their illustrations) each and every one of them has something beautiful to offer. From: Children’s Book Guide