The Power of Green program reinforces language arts, math, and science skills while exploring tips for conserving energy and recycling, and teaching about electric and gas safety.
Are your students ready to take on a “green” art project? Use this activity to introduce environmentally friendly art.
Skills supporting learning standards: reading comprehension, analytical thinking
1. Talk to your students about the importance of "thinking green." Invite a class discussion about making art from things at home that can be recycled, such as cardboard, paper, old jewelry, etc.
2. Distribute "The Art of Being Green" student worksheet. Discuss the worksheet and comprehension questions, then invite students to brainstorm their creative ideas.