The kids always love making the earths; they think it is just so cool how the marker colors bleed together when I spray their filter.
|I can help the earth by...turning the water off, recycling.|
|I can help the earth by planting trees.|
|I can help the earth by...recycling batteries.|
|I can help the earth by...turning off the water.|
|I can help the earth by...I will turn off the lights.|
|I can help the earth by...I could throw away bottles.|
They completed the Lorax activities with substitute teachers while I was out, but they still turned out pretty good! I always get a little nervous when I'm not there to walk them through something since I have my own particular way I go through things, you know how that is (right? I can't be the only one with a touch of OCD.).
|...picking up trash so you can toss away bottles you can toss away bottles.|
|...not cut down trees. Picking up trash.|
|...recycle and help clean up.|
|...I would ride my bike. Riding the bus.|
|...recycling newspapers, recycling cans, throwing trash away, not cutting trees down, not wasting electricity.|
|...I will not cut down trees. I will turn off lights.|
We also started reading and learning about the parts of a plant this week. I can't wait until Friday! We'll be doing one of my favorite crafts; you can find last year's version here.