Curriculum
 


Curriculum

 


"Every child has inside him an aching void for excitement and if we don't fill it with something that is exciting and interesting and good for him, he will fill it with something that is exciting and interesting and isn't good for him."

-- Theodore Roosevelt 


 

 

Welcome to the Earth's Kids curriculum page!   This is the place to get an overview of the curriculum ideas and other educational resources that Earth's Kids has to offer.  The connecting threads in our materials are developing children's:  

creative thinking & self expression

scientific knowledge and aptitude 

knowledge of and love for our natural world and it's creatures,

 ability to take positive, constructive action

compassion, appreciation of diversity,  and ethical development

 

Please note that our offerings are expanding all the time and while we do our best to keep this  page updated to reflect those changes there is often more to us than meets the eye.  So please don't hesitate to drop us some email if you have questions or suggestions.  And of course you can always try a Google search of our site with the search box below:

 

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CREATIVITY & SELF-EXPRESSION

 

WRITERS!

Whether kids are writing their own stories and poetry or just trying to write better book reports and other projects for school this page has lots of useful resources to help them brush up your form and style.  Includes some "just for fun" stuff as well as links to contests and places online to publish your work.

 MAKE SOME COOL ART


 

RESOURCES FOR READERS 

Reading can transport us to new worlds, new vistas of imagination -- as well as help us learn fun and interesting new facts about our world.   Our resources for readers include links to free online stories and books, a chance to visit favorite children's authors online, as well as information about the Dewey Decimal system and other library tips.  Parents will want to check out our Resources for Parents, including our special page:  promoting literacy.

 

COOKING FOR KIDS
 

 toddler & preschool curriculum
GROW YOUR OWN GARDEN
 
Holiday Fun & Learning

 

 

 
ACTIVE GAMES & SONGS
 

 

 

 

 

SCIENCE, NATURE, & TECHNOLOGY

 

Ocean Science

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

 

ponds & WETLANDS
SPACE SCIENCE
TREES & WOODLANDS (coming soon!)
MATH FUN & LEANING

GROW YOUR OWN GARDEN

 

Computers! 

 

 every day is earth day
 
 

Social Science

WILD ANIMALS
 
DINOSAURS
 
 Elephants
 YOUR BODY!
PETS
handwashing science

BUNNIES
handwashing (pre-K)
KEEPING CHICKENS  (coming soon!)
The science of nicotine
  MEET OTHER KIDS
LIKE YOU

 

 

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Be sure to check out our special resource just for homeschooling families. 









Looking for ideas geard especially for the youngest children?  Try this EK page for links to lots of fun resources for the small set.



  

 

 

Browse Earth's Kids holiday and season-themed learning pages -- each one is chock full of lesson plan ideas, online activities, printables, and great resources to download or order online.

  

 

 

 

 

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Curriculum 
Resources
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Arts & Creativity

Science Education

Connecting Kids
 with Nature

Service &
 Community Action


  

 

PARENTS
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More Useful  information and support for parents & teachers!
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Guidance & Positive Discipline 
 

Potty Training
 

Kids & Sleep Issues
 

Food & Nutrition Issues
 

Health & Safety
 

Daycare Tips for Parents
 

Play Groups
& Social Support

 

The Home School
Page

 

Materials & Supplies
 

Sensory Materials


"Special Needs" Children


Child Advocacy
 

Dealing with Diversity
 

Just For Child Care Providers 

 Inner Balance

 

 

MORE Fun & Learning
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 other exciting
pages for kids
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Ocean Science

WILD ANIMALS

 DINOSAURS

SPACE SCIENCE

 YOUR BODY!

Social Science

SCIENCE &
TECHNOLOGY

Computers! 

MATH FUN

GROW A GARDEN

COOKING FOR KIDS

 ARTS & CRAFTS

Holiday Fun

WRITERS!

SOUL LIGHT

 Toddler FUN

JUMP ROPE
RHYMES

 

MEET OTHER KIDS
LIKE YOU

PLACES TO GO

 BUNNIES

MORE PETS

 

CONNECTING KIDS
with NATURE

E.K. KIDS CLUB
Earth's Kids KIDS CLUB

Kids Can...
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 great pages for
 Earth's Kids!
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Saving
The Environment

 

Giving Service
 In Your Community

 

Stopping
 Global Warming

 

Ending World Hunger


Helping Animals
 

Working For
 World Peace

 

Ending Poverty

 

Use the Power of Information

 

Taking a Stand Against
Prejudice & Discrimination

 

Taking A Spiritual
 Approach To Life

 

Nurturing A Positive Attitude

 

Empowering Children
To Create

Positive Change

 

 

Spring Fun

 

Saint Patrick's Day

           

Easter 
 

       

 

Mother's Day

 

Summer Fun

 

Father's Day

 

 

 


 Patriotic Holidays




Fall Fun

 

Halloween

 

 

Thanksgiving

          

Hanukkah

         

Winter Fun

 

 Christmas

 

   

 

Kwanzaa

 


Valentine's Day

 

Check out our  great  Earth's Kids  Kids Can Change the World action pages and
 learn how kids can learn more about nature and living in harmony with it in the Earth's Kids KIDS CLUB!

 

Don't miss Earth's Kids      Spring and Winter fun and learning pages.

Valentine's Day,  Easter and  Saint Patrick's Day

pages for science and craft activities, reading and more!

 Every day is  EARTH DAY!  Check out our great fun activities, art, & learning
about ways to help grown ups and kids help our Earth!

Wondering about the weather?  Don't miss the Earth's Kids special feature on  Climate Change & Global Warming!

Emergency Preparedness!  

Learn how to keep your children safe in the event of a natural disaster.

Tips to Teach Kids How to Wash Hands!

 

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