Wonderful books that inspire kids to improve the outdoors & care for nature!   Love that these stories focus on how small acts can have HUGE results!

20 Inspiring Nature Activities for Kids

APRIL - Wonderful books that inspire kids to improve the outdoors & care for nature! Love that these stories focus on how small acts can have HUGE results!

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Possible school experiment to show importance of wetlands/riparian zones! This shows the importance of plants in our soil. Plants like trees and grasses help purify ground water. Without them the ground water gets polluted and harder to clean and drink.

Hands-on Environmental Education STEM Project Roundup from Science Buddies for Environmental Education Week!

These STEM projects help students recognize a variety of differents aspects of environmental issues. One that was mentioned many times is farming, specifically fertilizers.

Show students the science behind composting with this hands-on "compost in a bottle" experiment

Compare compost made in sunlight and cupboards, with and without worms! Every Bed of Roses: Compost in a Bottle {Science Experiment}

What is A Carbon Footprint? Teach kids about this environmental issue and discover easy ways to reduce your carbon footprint. Science for kids and an art project too. Great eco kid activity.

What is A Carbon Footprint?

What is A Carbon Footprint? Teach kids about this environmental issue and discover easy ways to reduce your carbon footprint. Science for kids and an art project too. Ready for earth day April

How much impact does one person have on the environment? Check out these surprising facts on what resources we use during our lifetime.

Showing older century students how much they impact the environment throughout their lifetime. Discussions would be around sustainability, managing resources for conserving future generations, and taking action in their own lives (Mackenzie & Edwards

4 Steps to Get Started with Storytelling in Nature. Storytelling is a powerful way to connect children with nature. These great tips will help you get started! Rain or Shine Mamma

4 Steps to Get Started with Storytelling in Nature

4 Steps to Get Started with Storytelling in Nature. Storytelling is a powerful way to connect children with nature. Rain or Shine Mamma

Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center is building an outdoor playscape.   WMUR's Escape Outside feature on our Natural Playscape

Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center is building an outdoor playscape. WMUR's Escape Outside feature on our Natural Playscape

The Failure of Environmental Education (and How We Can Fix It)

The failure of environmental education - a book for my Exp. An excellent read that provides a broad overview of the failures, success, and constraints of environmental action.

Do you want to LITERALLY save the world? Learn about careers in environmental sustainability, and the steps that high school students can take to get there! #sustainability #STEMcareers #STEMeducation

Do you want to LITERALLY save the world? Learn about careers in environmental sustainability, and the steps that high school students can take to get there!

Activate your students’ interest in environmental issues with these fun physical activities! With 50 Games for Going Green: Physical Activities That Teach Healthy Environmental Concepts, teachers and youth leaders will find easy-to-present games and activities to inspire and educate students about caring for the environment.

50 Games for Going Green: Physical Activities That Teach Healthy Environmental Concepts, teachers and youth leaders will find easy-to-present games and activities to inspire and educate students about caring for the environment.

Interesting infographic (Using the Environment to Drive Interest in STEM: Focus on sustainability underscores the importance of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.)

Environmental Education and STEM: science, technology, engineering & math. The environment is a compelling context for teaching and engaging today's students in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).

Green Teacher - Magazine and handy website for teachers interested in environmental education.

Resource: This is a lovely magazine called the Green Teacher that educates teachers about outdoor education. This website is amazing as there are suggested books, webinars, and lesson ideas with both French and Spanish options.

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