Student Activities

 

Plays and Skits

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Animal Tracks®, a classroom education program of the National Wildlife Federation, provides ready-to-download classroom activities focused on air, habitat, wildlife and endangered species, people and the environment, and water.
http://www.nwf.org/nwf/atracks/activity.html

The Awful Eight (Gr. 4-8)
Put on a play about eight major air pollutants.
http://www.nwf.org/nwf/atracks/air/air-0008.html

Teacher Background Information
http://www.nwf.org/nwf/at racks/air/

Cornell Waste Management Institute Solid Waste Classroom Activities (K-6)
Trash Goes to School
provides you with solid waste background information, activities for K-12 to present a well balanced picture, and ideas on how to use solid waste issues.
gopher://eelink.umich.edu:777/11/activities/cornell

The Throwaway Three: A Skit (Gr. 4- 6)
To inspire students to think about how much waste we produce and how we dispose of it.
gopher://nceet.snre.umich.edu:70/00/.s-u/throw3.clres

The Garbage Diet: A Skit (Gr. K-6)
To help students to think of lifestyle changes that would produce less waste.
gopher://nceet.snre.umich.edu:70/00/.g-i/garbskt.clres

Teacher Background Information On Solid Waste Management
gopher://nceet.snre.umich.edu:70/00/.a-c/back.clres

Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission (TNRCC)
Air Quality Lesson Plans are designed to provide educators who teach kindergarten through 12th grade with the background, activities and resources to teach the subject of air quality in the classroom.
http://www.tnrcc.state.tx.us/air/monops/lessons/lesson_plans.html

The Awful 8 Lesson: A Play (Gr. 6- 8)
The students will be able to list major air pollutants, what causes them, and their effects on people and the environment.
http://www.tnrcc.state.tx.us/air/monops/lessons/awfuleightlesson.html

Air
Pollution

Reduce
Reuse

Solid
Waste

Recycling Games

Energy
Story

It's
Elementary