Earth Day Resources - By Grade
Waste Management and Discovery Education have partnered to help teachers and students of all grade levels celebrate Earth Day 2010. From arts & crafts to educational tools focused on taking action against climate change, these resources can help make this year's the greenest Earth Day ever!
Grades 9-12 As students approach young adulthood, it's important for them to realize the extent of their power and impact. Use these tools to help your students see the needs of the environment today and in the future, and get them inspired to take action for a greener tomorrow.
This Earth Day project ideas document includes: • Carbon cartographers • Earth day footprints • Earth day infographics Download: DOC | PDF
Grades-6-8 Knowing your impact is essential for making good environmental decisions. Give your students the tools to live and think green, all while expressing their inner artist with these fun educational tools.
This Earth Day project ideas document includes: • Code Green - Recycling symbol sleuths • Ecycle for the Earth - Digital Ad Campaigns • Earth Day Arts • Earth Day Electronics Audit Download: DOC | PDF
Grades 3-5 Show your students that taking action against climate change can be fun, effective and hands-on. Unleash their creative energy for the greater good with these constructive activities.
This Earth Day project ideas document includes: • Diary of a recycled product • Plastic bottle for ecoplanters • Endangered Animal mobile • Make conservation signs Download: DOC | PDF
Grades K-2 Starting young is key to true conservation, and helping the youth understand their actions today will have a positive effect on the environment for all. Get your students fired up with these fun hands-on projects.
This Earth Day project ideas document includes: • Recycling Bin Signs • Make a Recycled Notebook • Recycled Rain collectors and watering jugs Download: DOC | PDF