Earth Day

Earth Day at Home

Today is the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. This year’s theme is climate action. What has changed in the past 50 years? Need ideas for celebrating Earth Day at home? Find suggestions in: #EARTHDAYATHOME: Environmental actions to do at home #EarthDayAtHome with NASA 50 Earth Day Activities for Kids Climate Kids Earth Day Activities for… Read more

Endangered Species

April 22nd is Earth Day. The focus this year is Protect Our Species. Did you know that 1 in 8 of the world’s bird species are threatened with extinction? Click here for more facts about global species loss. For more information, download Earth Day 2019 Protect Our Species Primer and Action Toolkit. The Earth Day… Read more

Earth Day

Earth Day is this Sunday, April 22nd. The 2018 theme is End Plastic Pollution. Plastic objects that we use once and discard, or single-use plastics, are a growing problem. To learn more about plastic pollution, its harmful effects and what can be done about it, read the Plastic Pollution Primer and Action Toolkit. And, to… Read more

Earth Day

Earth Day is celebrated every April 22nd. It is a time to focus on learning about the environment and environmental protection. For a variety of resources with learning activities, click Earth Day: Lesson Plans, Reading Lists, and Classroom Ideas. To borrow The Garden Classroom, email library@decoda.ca .

Earth Day

Today is Earth Day and the theme for 2016 is Trees for the Earth. If you’re looking for resources to teach about nature and how we can help protect it, Nature Works Everywhere is a website from The Nature Conservancy that hosts a selection of 56 videos with accompanying lessons plans. And, if your students… Read more