Using it in the classroom: Children’s books provide large potential for all kinds of different lessons. These books are supposed to inspire critically thinking about problem solving. They could be the opening to a lesson where students are either given a problem to solve or are given the chance to choose a problem to solve. This doesn’t mean they need to actually solve the problem, they might just come up with potential ideas or ways that they could help in working towards a solution.
Does it belong in nature? This forest activity for preschoolers inspires discussion about trash, littering and taking care of nature. It makes for a great Earth Day activity for kids or could be used to raise awareness of environmental issues any time of
A hands on environmental science experiment for kids. How will your child do in this oil spill clean up experiment? Test the hypothesis.