We found 349 resources with the keyterm conservation
Reduce Our Carbon Footprint, Let’s Compost!
4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Roll up your sleeves and get a little dirty with this elementary and middle school compost lesson. All you need is a large plastic container, a couple old newspapers, some organic waste, and a few hundred worms and you're ready to start...
Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle: Sorting Through Personal Choices
2nd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Raise children's awareness about the importance of conservation with this hands-on science lesson. Start by breaking the class into groups and having them collect trash from around the school or local park. Learners then use the provided...
From the Top of the Food Chain Down: Rewilding Our World
5 mins 6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
A eloquent narrative and unique animation expound on the megafauna and megaflora that once dominated the planet and helped keep ecosystems in balance. Is there anything that can be done to undo the damage we've done? The speaker proposes...
Study Jams! Changes in Ecosystems
3 mins 5th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Our scholarly friends head to the lake to go fishing and are unpleasantly surprised by the algae filling the water. They talk about primary and secondary succession as different ways that ecosystems are changed. Show the short video,...
Restoring and Protecting Chesapeake Bay and River Water Quality
11th - Higher Ed
A professional and comprehensive presentation on Chesapeake Bay water quality is in store for your ecology class. If you live in the Chesapeake Bay region and want to get learners involved in conservation efforts, this slide show will do...
Importance and History of Ecological Conservation
8th - 10th
Discuss and analyze a variety of information regarding the history of ecological conservation and preservation, as well as its importance. Scholars work in groups to complete four different activities, then report back to the class for a...
Activity 2: Disappearing Drainage - the Incredible Shrinking Everglades Watershed
7th - 9th
Students examine drastic changes in Florida Everglades watershed, compare and contrast two watershed maps, discuss effects of addition of agriculture, loss of wetlands, and introduction of Water Conservation Areas, and predict condition...
Exploring a Teaching Career Through an Energy Lesson
9th - 12th
After learning how to dentify information on energy and its conservation. your class can work in groups to create an activity and lesson plan for elementary students, teaching all about energy and its conservation. Students demonstrate...
How Do We Balance Environmental Conservation with Human Needs?
9th - 10th
Students role play a meeting between conservation biologists and local representatives who want to advance the livelihood of local population. For this history lesson, students research the necessities and conservation issues of given...
Energy Efficiency at Home: An Interdisciplinary Module for Energy Education
5th - 8th
Young scholars examine energy efficiency and how they use energy at home. In this energy conservation instructional activity students complete several science activities that give young scholars a better understanding of energy.
Simulation: Yum, Yum Trees Simulation: Yum Yum Trees Conservation of Resources
5th - 8th
Students weigh the uses of the yum yum tree against the problem of conserving them. In this conservation lesson, groups of students discuss and make suggestion to conserve the yum, yum trees. Students apply knowledge to renewable and...