Teach students how to enjoy nature while preserving its beauty.
Students can interact with the Scholastic News character Norbert Know-It-All to share their understanding of the text and build computing skills.
Upcycle old crayons to make Earth-shaped crayons.
As Earth Day approaches, you might wonder, “How do I teach first graders to care for our planet? After all, we only have one Earth!”
I loved the Scholastic News issue for grade 1, “Take Only Pictures, Leave Only Footprints.” It offered the perfect way to reinforce the importance of being a good friend to the Earth.