December 22, 2012, marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of former First Lady, Lady Bird Johnson. A naturalist before it was fashionable, Mrs. Johnson was a true champion of the environment and of wildflowers in particular. Learn about her life and passion for nature in Miss Lady Bird’s Wildflowers: How a First Lady Changed America by Kathi Appelt. Check out the activity kit featuring curriculum ideas, activities, and crafts for grades 1 – 3 at www.KathiAppelt.com.
from PBS Learning Media
Recycling and Composting grades K – 8
Green Energy – grades 4 – 6
Scientist Profile: Renewable Energy Scientist
Earth Day is April 22, 2012
Check out The United States Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) web site, with information, activities and links http://www.epa.gov/earthday/?utm_source=Cornerstones+newsletter&utm_campaign=3df65e6649-March_20123_9_2012&utm_medium=email