Calendar of Events
- Monday 11/17/03
Quote: “ We may as well dream of the world as it ought
to be” Toni Morrison
Activity: Ever wonder what life in the wild is like.
Imagine a day as a critter in the wild and write about your life and
Word of the Day: habitat
- Tuesday 11/18/03
Quote: "We won't have a society if we destroy the environment"
Activity: Explore your school environment. As a class,
tour the school campus and jot down what you see and note what could
be improved. Discuss as a class what environmental action project your
class could be involved in.
Word of the Day: environment
-- Environmental Education Programs
- Wednesday 11/19/03
Quote: "When we try to pick out anything by itself, we
find it hitched to everything else in the Universe." John Muir
Activity: Plan in advance to have someone from your
city that uses GIS come to speak to your class about the various uses
for the geographic information systems
Word of the Day: Geographic
- Thursday 11/20/03
Quote: "Without Geography you are no where" Jimmy
Activity: Research information on the Endangered Species
Act of 1973
( info on vocabulary list) Create a class poster using data collected
Word of the Day: threatened - endangered
- Friday 11/21/03
Take Action Friday:
Quote: "Do not go where the path may lead, go instead
where there is no path and leave a trail" Ralph Waldo Emerson
Activity: Be a habitat hero. The earth is depending
on you. Revisit your environmental issue from Tuesday. Voice your opinion
by writing a letter to your principal, a city official or a letter to
your local paper. Plan how to take action!
Word of the Day: conservation
let us know about your Take Action Project.