I love to incorporate nonfiction into my classroom. The week we will be learning all about recycling, reducing, reusing, and rot (worms) in honor of Earth Day. We have a week full of activities planned. Here are the components of the Earth Day nonfiction part of my week.
Earth Day is just around the corner. I believe this is one of the most important things we need to teach our students about…stewardship for the Earth. I teach and reinforce recycling all year, but it is always nice to give it a little extra attention this month. Here are some resources that you may find helpful in your classroom.
We had polar animal adventure day in first grade last week. Polar animal adventure day is a theme day we have as a culminating activity for your polar animal unit. We set up six stations and rotated the first graders through them. Each station was about 15 minutes long. Here are the stations we had.