Earth Day Teacher Resources

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April 22 is Earth Day. Use the lessons, printables, and references below to teach your class about our environment and how to preserve our planet. Resources on global warming, recycling, and pollution will help you explore this important topic. There are plenty of fun hands-on activities for science and art to keep students interested in learning about their world. You'll find a variety of cross-curricular Earth Day resources to enhance your curriculum for kindergarten through twelfth grade.

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    Astro Boy Teacher's Guide

    This teacher's guide for Astro Boy—the novel by Tracey West based on the animated film—uses science,... read more

    Clean Up Australia

    Promote civic engagement and environmentalism with this worksheet, perfect for Clean Up Australia Da... read more

    Recycling Craft Project: Make a Birdhouse

    Have fun teaching students about the environment with a green arts-and-crafts project. Children will... read more

    "My Garden Song"

    Sing this song to the tune of "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star" to teach young children about plants and gardening. read more

    Arctic Maze

    In this early-learning activity, children will navigate a maze to help two polar bear cubs find their mother. read more

    What Kind of Trash Bag Breaks Down Fastest?

    Familiarize students with ways trash can hurt the environment as they learn about decomposition with... read more

    Coloring Packet: Reusing an Old Jar

    Begin teaching students at a young age the importance of reusing and recycling with this mini colori... read more

    Recycling Study Guide

    This printable guide to recycling and reducing waste in the environment includes an overview of soli... read more

    Waste-Free Lunch

    Teach your students why it's important to prepare a waste-free lunch – and then how to do it! Includ... read more

    Trash & Climate Change

    Pupils learn the connection between rubbish and climate change with this printable packet of activit... read more

    Join the Planet Protectors Club!

    Encourage your pupils to establish a Planet Protectors Club at your school! Many earth friendly acti... read more

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