Earth Week Resources
Saturday April 22nd is Earth Day! Celebrate with the learners in your life with these selected resources from PBS LearningMedia and WNET Education!
Learn how activists and politicians have reacted to climate change in this video from the American Masters film, A Fierce Green Fire. Given how complex of a problem it is, climate change was, and still is, a difficult topic to address.
Curious about the demonstrations and actions during the First Earth Day, observed April 22, 1970? Watch this video from American Experience: “Earth Days.”
Looking for ways to bring Earth Week learning into your home or classroom? Check out Cyberchase’s Math and the Environment collection to use fun games, videos and activities that explore how math helps solve environmental challenges! Find even more environment-themed videos, games and activities on the Cyberchase website.
We’ve only got one earth, don’t you think we should celebrate it? Earth Day is an opportunity to cherish our planet and recognize how to protect it. This video and accompanying resources help explain the history of this holiday!