Earth Day Lesson Plans

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What is Recycling?
What is Recycling?
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What is Recycling?
What is recycling all about? What can and can't be recycled? What can I do to help others understand the importance of recycling? This activity helps students answer all of these questions as they learn about saving planet Earth.
2nd grade
Science
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Natural Resources
Natural Resources
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Natural Resources
Without natural resources, our world would be a very different place. Help your class understand the importance of water, plants, and soil with this exploratory science lesson.
1st grade
Science
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Play Dough Earth: Layers Of the Earth
Play Dough Earth: Layers Of the Earth
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Play Dough Earth: Layers Of the Earth
Use hands-on activities involving play dough to show your students the layers of the Earth!
1st grade
Science
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The Earth's Water Cycle
The Earth's Water Cycle
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The Earth's Water Cycle
Your students will learn all about the water cycle with a simple video, lively song and cut and paste activity!
Kindergarten
Science
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I Can Make the Earth Happy
I Can Make the Earth Happy
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I Can Make the Earth Happy
Your students will help the world go round with this activity that teaches them how to be green! Use this activity to wrap up a week of learning about helping our Earth, or as a stand alone lesson.
Preschool
Math
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Give the Planet a Hand!
Give the Planet a Hand!
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Give the Planet a Hand!
This lesson, perfect for first and second grade learners, will help kids become environmental activists as they think of ways to help the Earth! First, students will brainstorm examples of what it means to reduce, reuse, and recycle. Next, students will partake in a creative art project where they trace their hands and think of way ways they can give the planet a hand. This engaging activity integrates creative writing skills and Earth science.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Save The Earth: Recycle
Save The Earth: Recycle
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Save The Earth: Recycle
Great for an Earth Day unit or as part of your school's recycling awareness program, use this lesson to make your students aware of actions they can take to save the Earth!
1st grade
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We Love the Earth
We Love the Earth
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We Love the Earth
It’s time to celebrate Earth Day! This music and literature-inspired lesson plan will get your students thinking about how they can help our planet stay healthy.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
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Recycle or Throw Away?
Recycle or Throw Away?
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Recycle or Throw Away?
Young students need to organize and sort information in order to help their brains form connections. In this lesson, students will practice sorting in a way that will keep planet Earth clean for years to come!
Preschool
Math
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Celebrating Earth Day
Celebrating Earth Day
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Celebrating Earth Day
It’s time to celebrate Earth Day! Use this fun art and writing lesson to help your students deepen their appreciation for all that the earth provides.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
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Earth Day Letter Hunt
Earth Day Letter Hunt
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Earth Day Letter Hunt
Help your students learn uppercase and lowercase letters while teaching them about environmental responsibility with an Earth Day letter scavenger hunt.
Preschool
Reading & Writing
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Earth Colors
Earth Colors
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Earth Colors
The Earth is full of beautiful colors. Help students to see, sort, and identify these in this lesson celebrating Earth!
Preschool
Reading & Writing
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Remember to Recycle: All About Earth Day
Remember to Recycle: All About Earth Day
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Remember to Recycle: All About Earth Day
In this lesson, students will learn about the importance of recycling! This is a great lesson to tie into Earth Day activities.
Preschool
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Earth Day Punctuation
Earth Day Punctuation
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Earth Day Punctuation
Earth Day is a time for raising awareness and appreciation for our environment. It’s also a time for using correct punctuation! With this lesson, your students will use correct punctuation, like commas, quotation marks, and apostrophes.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Acrostics for the Earth
Acrostics for the Earth
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Acrostics for the Earth
Earth Day is a worldwide celebration that promotes awareness and appreciation for the environment. Use this lesson to teach your students about Earth Day with an engaging poetry activity.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Earth Day Trees
Earth Day Trees
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Earth Day Trees
Science offers lots of opportunities for writing! In this lesson, students will celebrate Earth Day with trees, science, and writing.
Preschool
Reading & Writing
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Earth Sort
Earth Sort
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Earth Sort
In this lesson, students will practice sorting many of the unique things the world has to offer into groups and gain some new insights into how things are connected in the process!
Preschool
Math
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Taking Out the Trash
Taking Out the Trash
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Taking Out the Trash
It's time to take out the trash! Educate your students on the history of garbage in America, including the effects our pollution have had on the environment and what we can do to make it better.
5th grade
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Earth Connections
Earth Connections
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Earth Connections
Talking about erosion, pollution, and human destruction of the rainforest can help open up a whole new understanding of the world to young students. This lesson will help students to connect their lives with a bigger picture.
Preschool
Reading & Writing
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