This week we feature a number of professional learning opportunities to help you advance environmental literacy in your classroom.
CBP Updates July 2022
We are delighted to share that Green Guardians is working with Ten Strands and CAELI to scale up the Community-Based Partner Hub.
Crossword on Plastic Pollution
Plastic is a big part of our lives, but it is also one of the biggest polluters on Earth. Do this crossword with your students and test their knowledge on plastics.
Plastic Free July, Zero Waste, and Teaching Climate Change Essentials
To raise awareness and mitigate the environmental impact of plastic pollution, we invite you to take the Plastic Free July challenge and say no to single-use plastics.
Bananas About Bananas
Through readings, activities and discussions, students trace the journey of bananas from farm to home and beyond, consider its environmental impact, and envision a greener journey.
Crossword on Air Pollution
Air pollution poses a huge threat to public health. Solve this crossword puzzle with your students to get familiar with key concepts and terms.
Clean Air, Nature Detectives, Tough Choices, and Summer Pilot!
Fifty two years ago, the United States Congress passed the 1970 Clean Air Act. Since then, it has reduced and controlled air pollution nationwide. This week we explore how we can improve air quality, keep the vulnerable safe, and ensure clean air for all.
Green Guardians K–5 Environmental Literacy Curriculum
Green Guardians lesson series are the only plug-and-play curriculum materials designed for elementary grades that cover core subjects through an environmental and climate change lens.
A Peek into Composting
Students explore the idea of “composting” as a way to recycle organic waste. They define compost, talk about what can and cannot be composted, and learn how they can help reduce waste sent to the landfill by turning certain food scraps into homemade fertilizer.
Crossword on Our Oceans
Do you know that the oceans are home to the most diverse living things on Earth? Solve this crossword puzzle to learn about marine ecosystems and the threats facing our oceans today.