Apr 22, 2012

Earth Day

Earth Day is Sunday, April 22.
  • Brain Pop: Earth Awareness special topic includes pollution, energy sources, and more. (login required)
  • Discovery Education: Videos and clips, lesson plans, images and writing prompts related to Earth Day and environmental issues. (login required)
  • Education World Earth Day: Lesson plans and resource lists from a favorite resource.
  • EPA Earth Day: US Environmental Protection Agency's official page for Earth Day. Lesson plans on environmental issues.
  • History Channel Earth Day: History, videos, and links to related articles, people and events.
  • History of Earth Day from Earth Day Network
  • Kaboose Earth Day Games: Fun earth based games for elementary students.
  • Nature Works Everywhere: Discovery Education and Nature Conservancy developed this resource to help students learn the science behind how nature works. Lesson plans, videos, games, and field trip ideas.

Looking for more in depth resources? Check out the Library of Congress Science Reference Guide for Earth Day.  This page is filled with great web sites, webcasts, and organizations related to all topics of nature and the environment.