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Discuss the Magic School Bus Live Virtual Field Trip on Tuesday, April 20th at 1pm ET/10am PT and trade other ways to teach green in your classroom. http://www.scholastic.com/magi...
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  • Local_kayak
    great ideas, big and small, from this site
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    http://greenschools.net/articl... There is a downloadable list of ideas here and more.
  • Local_kayak
    Plan ahead
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    Earth Day is Tuesday, April 22. Some projects, like observing weather patterns and gardens take time, so this is just an early warning for those of you who are thinking big for Earth Day. http://edu.earthday.org/
  • Local_kayak
    the environment in winter
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    Here are some lessons that concern the environment in winter. http://www.sitelevel.com/query...
  • Local_kayak
    green Halloween
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    Here are 19 good tips for a green Halloween. The 20th idea is actually a plea for money for an environmental group. http://www.holidayleds.com/art...
  • Local_kayak
    Need environmental lessons for your students?
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    Here is a collection from the geological side... http://www.geosociety.org/educ...
  • Local_kayak
    lesson plans gr. 3-5
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    The state of Georgia puts out these lesson plans to use. https://www.georgiastandards.o...
  • Local_kayak
    Sierra Club resources
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    The Sierra Club has excellent resources at all grade levels. http://www.sierraclub.org/educ...
  • Local_kayak
    April 22 is the day!
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    Here is the official site for earth day. There are loads of sites out there with ideas to use with your students. http://www.earthday.org/
  • Local_kayak
    paper recycling
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    Here are 4 lesson plans, one for each grade span K-12. Quick, free registration. http://www.marcalsmallsteps.co...
  • Local_kayak
    Teaching extinction?
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    Here is a lesson plan that covers several days. Multi-grade http://www.stopextinction.org/...
  • Local_kayak
    Still need ideas for Earth Day?
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  • Local_kayak
    The Lorax movie
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    Here are free resources to go along with the movie. Energy saving wall plate covers, etc. http://links.hp.com/YesConnect...
  • Local_kayak
    Earth Day
    marbar
    I know you are just getting back to school, but if you have any plans to do a long-term environmental unit you might start doing some serious planning now.
  • Local_kayak
    From the United Nations
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    Here is a unit that covers world environmental issues. http://www.un.org/pubs/cybersc...
  • Local_kayak
    more resources for teaching green
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    This is an old site (2002) but a lot of the ideas are still fun and useful. http://www.tooter4kids.com/cla...
  • Local_kayak
    Global warming lesson plan 9-12
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    PBS has a lesson plan for HS at http://www.pbs.org/now/classro...
  • Local_kayak
    Earth Day 2011
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    Just a reminder to all. Earth Day is just around the corner. Energy sources might be a great discussion this year with Japan, Libya, Gulf oil not too far back.
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    pdura92242
    Ms Durante's 4th Grade Class learned about solar energy and wind energy. We learned that more blades make more energy. Since we are surrounded by water in Hawaii, we should be using the water to produce hydro enregy!
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    S.Birnbaum
    Can we ask questions in advance of the chat here?
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