Did you ever stop to think about what could happen if we ever lost these amazing items that are necessary for our everyday survival? Today you are going to learn about a special day that was designed to teach us how to care for our Earth and how to celebrate our Earth for all that she gives us. This day was also designed to show us that we need to take care of our planet everyday in order to protect it and all that lives on it.
Before we begin to read our story we are going to talk about some words that will be a big part of our story. Some of these words we have already talked about in our Conservation Unit, while some are going to be new to you. On your desk you will find an anticipation guide that has the following words and directions on it.
We are going to talk about all the words listed below as we read our story. To Learn more vocabulary related to Earth Day click here.. Also make sure to include the word because in your prediction, so we can know why you think what you do. When everyone is completed with their predictions we will share a few. While I am reading, I want you to listen closely to ways that people bring harm to the Earth. Be prepared to share some of these ways when I am finished reading.
Once everyone is done listing the five ways in their journal, we will share your ideas and create a class list of ways that people harm the earth. Click here to learn more about the first Earth Day. During Reading Listen as I read pages aloud to you. In your science journal, explain why some of the garbage would be there forever.
Click here to see how Landfills work. I want you to pay special attention to how people in America and all over the world started to take care of the Earth on a regular basis.
With a partner you are going to create a poster that shows at least five ways that you can make everyday and Earth Day and help save our planet Earth. Before you begin to create, we are going to design a large class list displaying ideas of how we can make everyday an Earth Day.
As we begin our list, I want you to think carefully about ways our story mentioned that we can help to save our planet and make everyday an Earth Day. When I say it is okay you may turn it over. On the top of each worksheet, you will find common garbage items that may be reused. Many of these items were mentioned in our story. Your task is going to be to list as many ways to reuse this item as possible on the worksheet.
Each of you is going to come up to the board one at a time, and put your new items onto the chart that matches your item. Volunteer gatherings supporting yearly cleanups find everything from old tires to old apparatuses in our conduits.
Set up yards require stand out inch of water a week. Switch to e-billing In the United States, paper items make up the biggest rate of municipal solid waste, and printed copy charges alone create right around 2 million tons of CO2. Spare paper by agreeing to e-billing.
Maintain a healthy eco system It is the need of an eco framework to have great communication with green plants, organisms and animals in a healthy environment. These three keeps the whole eco framework solid and alive for a long time together.
It is because of intemperate air pollution and a global warming that the whole eco framework is contrarily influenced today. With a little change in your day by day way of life, you can secure the whole planet with its biological community is a more beneficial way.
Reduce Contaminants It is dependably a superior alternative to lessen the utilization of contaminants and toxic materials at home. A sound situation starts from your home. You should likewise take consideration to arrange off all the waste material appropriately rather can basically arranging them off in the canisters..
Avoid the pollution Make an effort not to discard junk or waste materials anyplace in and around your home.That's all free as well! The prediction was supported using the word because and with details The student attempted, but was not able to complete all of the anticipation guide. It will help the plants from not getting cut down to much, it will help the animals by not eating the food on the ground. It will wind up in the closest stream.
It will wind up in the closest stream. Today you are going to learn about a special day that was designed to teach us how to care for our Earth and how to celebrate our Earth for all that she gives us. Every day on this Earth people are doing things to destroy these precious gifts that our beautiful planet has given us to survive.
When everyone is completed with their predictions we will share a few. Avoid the pollution Make an effort not to discard junk or waste materials anyplace in and around your home.
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Volunteer gatherings supporting yearly cleanups find everything from old tires to old apparatuses in our conduits. Minneapolis, MN 21 Rubric Solid Understanding 3 Basic Understanding 2 Needs Improvement 1 Before Reading Activities The student completed the anticipation guide and developed a well thought out prediction that included details from the pictures, the title, and the poem that was part of the pre reading activity. There is truly something for everyone! With a little change in your day by day way of life, you can secure the whole planet with its biological community is a more beneficial way.