In this lesson, children learn about the United Nation’s Mother Earth Day, celebrated on 22 April each year.

Author: 
Karen Elliot
Date: 
11 April, 2019 - 13:45 Europe/London

Introduction

In this lesson, children learn about the United Nation’s Mother Earth Day, celebrated on 22 April each year. Students brainstorm ideas about the things our planet gives us and make their own drawings with text or posters to share their ideas.

Aims:

  • To think about the things Earth gives us
  • To develop children’s ability to brainstorm and express and share their ideas
  • To practise simple science and nature vocabulary
  • To give children the opportunity to make their own Earth Day posters
  • To present their ideas to their classmates
  • To use the present simple to describe facts

Age/Level:

Primary students aged 6-8 years. Suitable for all levels 

Time:

50-60 minutes

Materials:

The lesson plan and student worksheet are available to download in PDF format below. If making posters: coloured card or paper, white paper, pencils, pens or crayons for colouring, scissors (optional: pictures to collage and glue)

 

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