Lessons, articles, and principles to further ecological teaching and learning

Starting with Soil

Starting with Soil

A new app from the Center for Ecoliteracy and Whole Kids Foundation offers a playful, visually rich way to help kids understand that soil is a living system full of fascinating relationships.

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Rethinking Lunchtime: How to Make School Meals an Integral Part of Education

Rethinking Lunchtime: How to Make School Meals an Integral Part of Education

One school's strategies for improving its lunch program, including reversing lunch and recess.

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Teaching Strategies

Teaching Strategies

A variety of teaching strategies based on students' levels of development and brain-based research.

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Ecological Intelligence Teacher's Guide

Ecological Intelligence Teacher's Guide

A free guide to Daniel Goleman's Ecological Intelligence for high school and undergraduate courses.

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make a mini greenhouse from a recycled cd case

Make a Mini Greenhouse from a CD Case

Use a recycled CD case to make a mini greenhouse and observe seedlings as they develop. 

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Algae Bloom and Bust Experiment

Algae Bloom and Bust Experiment

A free downloadable experiment that explores the impact of climate change and human activity on aquatic ecosystems. 

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