Environment and Ecology Resources

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

http://www.pbslearningmedia.org/content/ess05.sci.ess.earthsys.lp_recycle/#content/4dd2fa00add2c73bce0052d5

Lesson plan

http://www.pbslearningmedia.org/content/ess05.sci.ess.earthsys.lp_recycle/

 

Green Energy – grades 4 – 6

http://www.pbslearningmedia.org/content/idptv11.sci.phys.energy.d4kgen/

Scientist Profile: Renewable Energy Scientist

http://www.pbslearningmedia.org/content/b682894d-7c73-4339-b2ce-3a8c4ebcab94/

 

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

 

 

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