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Lesson Plans: Save the Planet

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Elementary School Lesson Plan

Overview

This lesson will focus on saving the planet by “going green.” There will be an exploration of the 5 Rs (refuse, reduce, reuse, recycle, and rot) and how applying these actions to our daily lives can help our environment be healthy.

Objectives
  • Students will discuss how to help save the planet by adopting actions that support the 5 R’s (refuse, reduce, reuse, recycle, and rot)
  • Students will reflect on habits they can change to reduce the negative effects on our environment
Time

Two 45 - 60 minute sessions

Subject

English Language Arts, Literature, Writing



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Aid the Animals icon
Aid the Animals
Aid the Elderly icon
Aid the Elderly
Begin with Basics icon
Begin with Basics
Comfort the Sick icon
Comfort the Sick
Help Fight Hunger icon
Help Fight Hunger
Help Other Kids icon
Help Other Kids
Save the Planet color icon
Save the Planet
Support Our Troops icon
Support Our Troops

Lesson Plans: Save the Planet

Educational Materials

Project Giving Kids is excited to now offer lesson plans so students can learn more about the importance of volunteering and helping their community.

Teachers and parents can teach kids about helping the planet in the classroom or at home with our educational materials.

Choose a grade level and cause area to find a lesson plan. Sign up or log in to see or download the full lesson plan.

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Please sign up or log in to see our full educational materials and to be able to download our lesson plan PDFS.

Middle School Lesson Plan

Overview

This lesson will focus on saving the planet by finding ways to reduce our carbon footprints.

Objectives
  • Students will explore the definition of a carbon footprint and contributing factors
  • Students will examine how their actions and choices contribute to their own personal carbon footprint
  • Students will reflect on ways to help save the planet by reducing their carbon footprints
Time

Two 45 - 60 minute sessions

Subject

English Language Arts, Literature, Writing



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Aid the Animals icon
Aid the Animals
Aid the Elderly icon
Aid the Elderly
Begin with Basics icon
Begin with Basics
Comfort the Sick icon
Comfort the Sick
Help Fight Hunger icon
Help Fight Hunger
Help Other Kids icon
Help Other Kids
Save the Planet color icon
Save the Planet
Support Our Troops icon
Support Our Troops

Lesson Plans: Save the Planet

Educational Materials

Project Giving Kids is excited to now offer lesson plans so students can learn more about the importance of volunteering and helping their community.

Teachers and parents can teach kids about helping the planet in the classroom or at home with our educational materials.

Choose a grade level and cause area to find a lesson plan. Sign up or log in to see or download the full lesson plan.

Want access to all of our great resources?

Please sign up or log in to see our full educational materials and to be able to download our lesson plan PDFS.

High School Lesson Plan

Overview

This lesson will focus on saving the planet by finding ways to reduce our carbon footprints.

Objectives
  • Students will think about changes in our planet that negatively affect nature and wildlife caused by human behavior
  • Students will examine their personal carbon footprints
  • Students will explore ways to save the planet by reducing our carbon footprint through daily choices and actions we make
Time

Two 45 - 60 minute sessions

Subject

English Language Arts, Literature, Writing



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