On April 13, we hosted a #SchoolsofCharacter chat that focused on ways educators can connect character education to their Earth Day initiatives. Question 4, “What are your favorite children’s books that promote environmental action?” prompted so many great responses that we wanted to share them with you. These suggestions are elementary level texts. If you … Continue reading “16 Earth Day Reads Recommended by Educators”
By Cathryn Berger Kaye, M.A. Perhaps at one time we considered school a bubble isolated from the world. Not anymore. Across the globe, school administrators, teachers, and students aim to connect what they are studying to the array of societal issues and concerns they see or read about every day. More and more as educators, … Continue reading “Caring for the Planet: Extending Beyond Walls!”
Earth day is the perfect time to get your students outside enjoying nature in springtime. Make sure you take advantage of this opportunity to teach your students how they can care for the environment. Here are 8 engaging earth day activities that will inspire children to be mindful of the planet’s resources. Teach your students … Continue reading “8 Meaningful Ways to Celebrate Earth Day”
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