Earth Day is next Wednesday, April 22! We’re sure you have lots of fun, educational activities to honor this annual celebration ready for your students. To ensure you have plenty of read-alouds for the occasion, the Rice School Literacy and Culture mentor team put together a collection of their favorite Earth Day texts. We hope these books find a way into your classroom next week and bring your students joy and renewed enthusiasm about protecting our planet!
- “Earth Dance” by Joanne Ryder
- “The Earth and I” by Frank Asch
- “The Lorax” by Dr. Seuss
- “The Great Kapok Tree” by Lynne Cherry
- “Miss Rumphius” by Barbara Cooney
If you are interested in ordering any of these titles, please do so directly from our SLC Amazon site.
Authored by Jordan Khadam-Hir, Rice University School Literacy and Culture