Earth Day resources for teachers, parents and students

 //  Apr 10, 2014

Earth Day resources for teachers, parents and students

Scholastic is committed to educating children and ensuring a safe environment in which they learn. Just last year Scholastic surpassed its company-wide goal of strengthening its sustainable paper procurement practices

To share our beliefs and passions around preserving the environment, we’ve compiled everything you need to celebrate Earth Day (April 22) and Earth Week (April 16-22).

Educators: Visit for lessons and activities to help build student awareness around our planet. Promote environmental awareness on Earth Day, and throughout the year, with these teaching ideas, lesson plans, and student activities.

Parents: Discover 6 green ways to celebrate Earth Day with the family.

Children: Learn how to make a recycled egg-carton flower, or save your home from “energy vampires" with these kid-friendly activities

Readers: Check out these great environment-themed books.

Coming soon! Buried Sunlight teaches readers how coal, oil, and gas are really "buried sunlight," trapped beneath the surface of our planet for millions and millions of years.