Growing vegetables from food waste is a great lesson for kids and also makes great science experiments Teach students how to regrow food and pick a food to regrow as a class. Could use a food from a students leftover lunch.
Instead of buying plastic pots for your plants or putting the…
Making Paper with Kids - an educational activity with lots of fun variations!
September 2015 Theme: Cubservation - Free printable recycling game for kids. Just print the template, cut the tokens and play! Good for introducing the recycling basics and also as an Earth day activity for kids.
Plant The Future: How To Teach Kids About Respecting Our Environment
Use this as a basis to compile sample activities to do with students to conserve the Earth, these include: plant a tree, recycle, turn off the lights, and clean up trash. The others are good ideas to simply introduce the students to.
Find hands-on science activities to help young children understand where clean water comes from, and how it is cleaned at water treatment plants. Post includes instructions to make a homemade water filter and a model water treatment plant.
This is a lovely idea for a family activity this summer. Kids could then try to identify birds that visit the garden to feed. I also like that it doesn't have the nasty animal fats that commercial bird feeders tend to have
Sustainability - How can Early Years Educators show evidence of embedded practice
Spr 17 Environments: Love this practice of teaching young children how to use Sustainable Practice in early years services - how educators can embed and show evidence of practice in early childhood services.