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7 Biggest Threats to the Environment - Why We Still Need Earth Day ...

7 Biggest Threats to the Environment - Why We Still Need Earth Day ... | Earth Day 2013 | Scoop.it
As Earth day approaches, we should all be aware of the serious problems plaguing the planet like climate change, deforestation, pollution, loss of biodiversity, rising sea levels, oceanic dead zones and the exploding human ...
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Earth Day Crafts and Books | No Time For Flash Cards

Earth Day Crafts and Books | No Time For Flash Cards | Earth Day 2013 | Scoop.it
A collection of book reviews and earth day crafts for young children.
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Children's Books About the Environment

Children's Books About the Environment | Earth Day 2013 | Scoop.it
Highlighting picture books about the environment. A great resource for Earth Day and Arbor Day celebrations.
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EARTH Masterpieces

The natural landscapes shown as captured by satellite imagery is as beautiful as anything artists have ever created.  Some of the colors shown in the video may seem otherworldy.  Most of those color anomalies are due to the fact that remotely sensed images have more information in them than just what we see in the visible portion of the electromagnetic spectrum.  Some of these images are processed to show different bands so we can visually interpret data such as what is in the near infra-red band, skewing the color palette.


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Art exhibit celebrates Earth Day - Baraboo News Republic

Art exhibit celebrates Earth Day - Baraboo News Republic | Earth Day 2013 | Scoop.it
Art exhibit celebrates Earth Day
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But an exhibit that will debut Sunday in Baraboo during the Sauk County Earth Day Celebration forced some creative minds to do the opposite.
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Earth Day 2013: text, images, music, video | Glogster EDU - 21st century multimedia tool for educators, teachers and students

Earth Day 2013: text, images, music, video | Glogster EDU - 21st century multimedia tool for educators, teachers and students | Earth Day 2013 | Scoop.it
See the Glog! Earth Day 2013: text, images, music, video | Glogster EDU - 21st century multimedia tool for educators, teachers and students (RT @MrsAColwell: My school's 5th annual Earth Day recycled art contest!
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Earth-Day Resources: For a Better World

Earth-Day Resources: For a Better World | Earth Day 2013 | Scoop.it
For A Better World Multi-Cultural Blog A multicultural effort on showing how the world could become better. This world that we live in is divided into different continents and countries.

 

We still can make it as a better world, by finding areas of common interest among ourselves as humans, as well as sharing our knowledge about what could be done for a better world.


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Around the world | an Earth day game | Teach Preschool

Around the world | an Earth day game | Teach Preschool | Earth Day 2013 | Scoop.it
We took our Earth day ball outdoors on a bright and sunny day and played a game called, “Around the World!”
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Wildlife Conservation, Endangered Species Conservation

Wildlife Conservation, Endangered Species Conservation | Earth Day 2013 | Scoop.it
World Wildlife Fund - The leading organization in wildlife
conservation and endangered species.
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Watching Kids Narrate Planet Earth Is the Most Adorable Thing

Watching Kids Narrate Planet Earth Is the Most Adorable Thing | Earth Day 2013 | Scoop.it
David Attenborough or Sigourney Weaver narrating Planet Earth? Snooze. Okay, not really but they're definitely not as adorable as these kids narrating Planet Earth. You'll hear about cheeseburgers, watch a headphone ...
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Fun Earth Day Activities for the Family - Patch.com

Fun Earth Day Activities for the Family - Patch.com | Earth Day 2013 | Scoop.it
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Fun Earth Day Activities for the Family
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Earth Day is coming up on Monday and it's the perfect time to reflect on how to protect our planet as well as have fun celebrating with the family.
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Musicql Instruments Made From Trash

A heartfelt & moving story of how instruments made from recycled trash bring hope to children whose future is otherwise spiritless.

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Emmarose's curator insight, April 19, 2013 11:29 AM

So cool! This would make music and science teachers happy

Jessica S.'s curator insight, April 19, 2013 11:29 AM

Cool intruments made out of garbage crazy cool

Annika's curator insight, April 26, 2013 10:58 AM

This is an awesome article!

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Earth Day 2013: Lesson Plans, Reading Lists and Classroom Ideas

Earth Day 2013: Lesson Plans, Reading Lists and Classroom Ideas | Earth Day 2013 | Scoop.it
Earth Day 2013 is right around the corner. Are you planning on incorporating the annual event in your classroom?

 

There are many different learning opportunities on Earth Day, whether it's science-based investigations or researching the environment. To help, we've compiled a list of resources that teachers can use to bring Earth Day to students. The first is a great American Experience Documentary from PBS, which examining our country's eco-activism past, and we've also highlighted great Earth Day lesson plans, recommended reading lists, and ideas for classroom activities.

 


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UB Earth Day Tomorrow

UB Earth Day Tomorrow | Earth Day 2013 | Scoop.it

The University of Belize is having their Earth Day celebration tomorrow, and it looks to be quite an event.  They'll have games, food, drinks, information booths, a 'Trashion' competition, a bicycle race, and much more.  The theme this year is 'Addressing Climate Change: If Not Now, When?'  See you there!

 


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