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Think about the environment…

Writing prompt, test question, observation & inference...

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The Lorax Book / Movie think questions-define natural resources & sustainability

Read the Lorax (or watch one of the movies) ...then use these questions to start discussions about natural resources and sustainability. Students evaluate the environmental consequences of the Once-lers actions and then come up with a better plan based on sustainability.More great stuff on Ecology and Adaptations!Animal Adaptations in Winter task cards, pass game with 15 animals

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The Story of Stuff - Worksheet, Crossword and Discussion Questions {Editable}

The Story of Stuff is a FREE 20 minute animated YouTube video that teaches students about the ecological consequences of consumerism. This lesson bundle provides you with resources to help you teach this topic alongside the video. Great for any unit on ecology!

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5 Facts Every Parent Should Know About EMFs

LOVE THIS! Moms are waking up to cell phone and wifi dangers! ‪#‎ProtectTheChildren‬ “You may not realize it, but you are participating in an unauthorized experiment – ‘the largest biological experiment ever.'” http://www.mommypotamus.com/5-facts-every-parent-should-know-about-emfs/

There is currently a battle waging across the planet over genetically modified (GM) crops. It seems like not a month goes by when a new report is released on the health, environmental or productivity aspects of GM organisms. The GM biotech industry tries to assure governments and the public about the safety and efficacy of their products, while study after study calls into question its claims.

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/fresh-water-scarcity-an-introduction-to-the-problem-christiana-z-peppard Fresh water is essential for life -- and there's not nearly enough of it for the world right now. Why is that, and what could we do? Christiana Z. Peppard lays out the big questions of our global water problem. And no, shorter sh...

While we don't agree with 100% of the choices they deem "low mercury" this article still contains some good info on mercury contamination and fish!

This turtle crawled through a discarded plastic ring of a 6-pack when it was a baby and now is being forever strangled in a plastic hangman’s noose. Share this if you’re not okay with it.

'Celebrate Earth Day with 21 Task Cards' contains 21 Earth Day related task cards and all of the supporting worksheets, graphic organizers, and activities needed to complete the tasks on the 21 task cards. Each task card includes directions for an interactive and engaging activity or includes a question that will encourage thinking about our impact as humans on our environment.

Carbon Footprint Calculator | Climate Change | US EPA | This tool estimates household carbon footprint and shows how different lifestyle choices, household features, and new technologies affect emissions.

Need an Earth Day Project? Tutorial on testing water quality (tap, stream, ditch, etc.) with sample questions relating to germs & pollution.

Where Should Waste Go? An Interactive Lesson on Recycling Lead your students in learning about natural resources used in common packaging materials. Challenge your students to conserve natural resources through their lunch choices.